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Ravi Sharma

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Hi Evelyne,

I am a non-eu citizen from India with a permanent residence permit from Spain. I have registered my self in the nearest police station. I am studying a master degree and just arrived in september here in Brussels.
If I want to change my permanent residence permit card of Spain into any of the resident card such as B, C, D, E, F given by Belgium government, what should I do?
And also upon registration here what kind of registration card am I going to receive?

Thank you in advance.

by Ravi Sharma on 28 Sep 2016
Evelyne Van der Elst

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Answer:

Dear Ravi,

Thank you for your question.

On the basis of the information that you have shared, you must submit a request for a Student Visa at your local Belgian town hall as soon as possible.
Your Spanish residence card does not allow you to take up residency in Belgium for a period exceeding 3 months.
Based on the residency application for students, you will receive a residence card type A (limited duration).

Kind regards,
Evelyne Van der Elst

by Evelyne Van der Elst on 07 Oct 2016

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