Visas fo HungaryA foreign resident who is interested in working in Hungary needs a work visa, a work permit and a residential permit.
Hungary Visas & PassportsThe foreign resident must apply to the Hungarian Embassy in his country of residence unless there is an agreement between that country and Hungary. He will usually be issued with a visa for one year.
A valid passport should be attached to an application for a visa together with 3 photographs and other personal details. Care should be taken to ensure that the passport will remain valid for at least 6 months after the date on which the visa expires.
Hungary Work PermitsAn application for a work permit will be submitted by the employer through an employment center in Hungary.
No work permit is needed by any of the following:
- A person whose work has its origin in an agreement between 2 states.
- A diplomat or a person who work for certain international bodies.
- Senior employees in businesses that are in partnership with overseas bodies.
- Students and lecturers in institutes for higher education.
- Church workers