Move to Greece with us
Greece, the Southeastern Europe country, has become one of the favorite choices for the expatriates.
However, moving to a different country is always a stressful and daunting task. But, this daunting task can turn into the exciting one by availing the assistance of Agarwal Packers and Movers Ltd. With our qualified and efficient
packing and moving services, we are capable to make your move to or from Greece safe as well as happy. Our major strength is the team of experienced and skilled people that has made us able to fulfil your expectations and meet
your needs. So, you just enjoy your excitement about your move to Greece and leave worries about packing and moving on our experts.
Before moving to Greece, let us have a look over the country, its lifestyle, climate etc.
Greece: Birthplace Of Democracy
Your move to Greece may be due to several reasons; it can be either for a job, business, education, or to settle there. Along with the pleasant Mediterranean climate and interesting geography, the country possesses many mountains
as well as approx 1400 islands off the coast. As a result, it has become one of the beautiful destinations to visit by tourists. Famous for its rich and diverse history, Greece has become the birthplace of democracy, the Olympic
Games, Western drama, philosophy and mathematical principles. With official language Greek and currency as Euro, Greece will prove to be the best choice for you to move in.
Being one of the developed countries of the world, Greece has a high-income economy and experiences a high quality of life and high standards of living. Not to forget that healthy and delicious cuisine is also the identity of the
Different Visa Types Required for Moving To Greece
While moving to Greece, because of any reason, you need to accomplish several formalities, including immigration, customs regulation etc. to ensure your smooth and stress-free life in the
country. As you plan to move to Greece, start looking for the job there for which you can take the help of several outlets providing you with the insight of the Greek job market. To work in the country, you must need the (i) work
permit, and (ii) Insurance and Health certificates.
The visas required to get the entry into the country. There are two types of visas:
Short-term (Schengen) Visa: This visa allows you to stay for 90 days in Greece. Through this visa, you can travel to 25 countries in Europe which are covered under the Schengen area (Greece is one of it).
Procedure to be followed to obtain a Short-term visa –
1. Fill an application form
2. Apply to your local Greek Embassy
3. Pay the necessary fee
One thing to remember is that when visiting Greece with a short-term visa, you cannot work there.
Residence Permit: This permit is must to obtain if you have intention to stay longer than 90 days.
Procedure to be followed for obtain a Residence Permit-
1. Also, you have to register and obtain a certificate of registration at your local police station or Alien’s Bureau.
2. For non-EU/EEA National, it will be quiet harder to obtain residence permit unless you’re of Greece origin or your spouse is Greek.
3. You have to obtain a long-stay visa from your local Greek Embassy
4. Then you have to apply for a residence permit within 2 months of arrival to Greece