After arriving to Hungary with your D type visa (that was issued in a Hungarian embassy and is valid for taking the residence permit) you have 30 days to submit your application for residence permit electronically via the website of the Immigration Office (Regional Directorate for Aliens Policing – BÁH).


From 1 January 2023 the only way to submit your application for residence permit is online. To submit your application click here. Find the usage manual here.


During the process you will need the following documents:


  1. your passport

  2. the copy of your passport

  3. the copy of your visa

  4. 1 ID photo

  5. Your health insurance card and the copy of the health insurance contract

    You will be able to arrange your health insurance at the International Office upon registration.

    For information about the Health Insurance please visit THIS LINK

  6. 2-page application form duly filled-in and signed

    You will receive the form from International Office upon registration. 

  7. Accomodation reporting form (guide here) duly filled in and signed.

    Have your accommodation reporting form signed and stamped by the Hostel Management. They will return it to you together with your Certificate of your accommodation.

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


For your first-time application, the system will automatically set an appointment for you to visit the Immigration Office - in Székesfehérvár - in person in order to finalise your application.

Address: Székesfehérvár, József Attila u. 38, 8000


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