According to the Immigration regulations, from January 1st, 2006, you have to apply for a residence permit not later than 30 days before the expiration date of your previous residence permit.

 When you apply for a residence permit, you have hand in the following documents to the Regional Directorate of Aliens Policing (BMH) in Székesfehérvár:

 

1)  Certificate of payment  (a document verifying that you paid the tuition fee for the next academic year) or Certificate about your Scholarship (for SH and SCYP students)

 Where to get the document: at the International Relations Office (F Building, office F118)

 

2) Collect and fill in the relevant 5-page application form and Accomodation reporting form.

 Where to get the document: at the International Relations Office (F Building, office F118)

 

3) Have your accommodation reporting form (2-sided cardboard paper – see point nr. 3.) signed and stamped by the Hostel Management and get a certificate of your accommodation.

Where to get the document: at the International Relations Office (F Building, office F118)

Where to get the signature: Hostel Management (Hostel nr. 33, 1st floor)

 

NB!

If you do not live in one of the student hostels, the accommodation reporting form shall be signed by the owner of your flat. In this case you are also obliged to hand in a copy of the lease contract made with the owner of your flat*

Where to get the document: Contact your landlord

 

4) Get a bank statement which proves that you have the necessary amount on your account to finance your living costs in Hungary.

For scholarship students (SH, SCYP) the Certificate of Scholarhip mentioned under point 1. will apply for this point as well.

Where to get the document: contact your bank

 

5) Get a student status certificate

Where to get the document: Study Office (F building, office F117)

 

6) Make a copy of your passport and student card

Where to get the document: Student’s Center (DC) (F building, basement)

 

7) Have an ID photo

 

When submitting the above document you will have to pay the fee for extension 10.000 HUF at the Regional Directorate of Aliens Policing (BMH) via Bank Card

If upon handing in your documents you have less than 30 days available until your residence permit loses its validity, then you have to pay an additional fee of 3.000 HUF.  In this case you are also obliged to write a short statement (letter)  in English explaining the reasons why you could not go in time*

 

Address: 8000 Székesfehérvár, József Attila u. 38.

 

For information about where to find the Regional Directorate in Székesfehérvár check this Google Maps link.