Entry conditions

Entry conditions

Please note that due to important immigration law changes, the information will be updated as soon as possible. For urgent matters please contact us.


In order to live and work in Luxembourg there are certain
criteria you must first meet in order to obtain the various
permits and (depending on your nationality) visa that allow you
to stay in the country for an extended period.

We strongly recommend that you familiarise yourself with the application processes
before you arrive in Luxembourg, in order to smooth the in-coming process.


Declaration of arrival

A declaration of arrival (déclaration d'arrivée) must be completed within three working days of your arrival. The form can be obtained from the local authority office (administration communale) of your place of residence (commune).

For information on communes in Luxembourg and contact details of the administration offices click here


For details on further application processes, please click the appropriate link below.