If you are interested in working in a company in Spain as a highly qualified professional (HQP) or you are a graduate or postgraduate from universities and prestigious business schools, and you have a job offer, you may be eligible to apply for a HQP residence permit.
If you want to hire a third country national as a HQP, you can take advantage of the high qualified professional residence permit. For that, your company:
In addition to that, if you want to hire a graduate or postgraduate from universities and prestigious business schools as a high qualified professional you can also take advantage of the HQP residence permit regardless of the size of the company, the sector in which you operate or the activity developed.
The company which intends to incorporate HQP or legal representative of the company must apply for the residence permit.
At the Large Business and Strategic Groups Unit (Unidad de Grandes Empresas y Colectivos Estratégicos (UGE-CE)).
Certification indicating that the company is:
Copy of the contract or professional relationship.
HQP´s Background checks.
In case of graduates or postgraduates: HQP´s university degree or HQP´s qualification from a prestigious business school.
The company supporting documentation which must be registered in the UGE-CE, is submitted once. It is valid for 3 years, renewable as long as the requirements are maintained. Registered companies can benefit from a simplified procedure.
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