The legal notice regarding a Long-stay Visa Fees conferred by article 2 of the Fees Ordinance, the Minister for Home Affairs, Law Enforcement and National Security with the concurrence of the Minister of Finance and Financial Services has made the following regulations – Legal Notice 287 of 2020.

For these regulations, a long-stay visa issued to a third-country national shall be valid for not less than ninety (90) days and shall not exceed a period of three hundred and sixty-five (365) days.

A “third-country national” means any person who is not a EU/EEA/ Swiss citizen.

Long-stay Visa Fees in Malta

The fees which are payable for the granting of a long-stay visa in Malta are based are the following:

  • study purpose €70
  • any other purpose €100

Malta Long-stay Visa Fees Points and Regulations

In the legal notice, it stated the below points. 

  1. Any fees are paid at the offices of a Consulate of Malta in any country where such a representation is present. 
  2. Alternatively, the fees can be paid at an external service provider who is contracted or at the Central Visa Authority or at the border crossing points, as the case may be.
  3. Also, any relevant fees paid upon the application for a long-stay visa are not refundable.
  4.  Long-stay visas are issued free of charge to:
    1. a family member as defined in article 2 of the Free Movement of European Union Nationals and their Family Members Order; and
    2. minors under six (6) years of age.
  5. The Central Visa Authority may waive fees at their discretion and for justified reasons.

This Legal Notice hereby repeals Fees (Schengen Visas) Regulations – Subsidiary Legislation 35.31.

Malta Long-stay Visa Fees Regulations – Contact Us

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