Employment Visa (Type D)

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


This visa can be issued to the third-country nationals who are to be employed by an employer on the territory of the Republic of Moldova. The long-stay visa for employment can also be issued to third-state nationals who travel to Romania for employment as seasonal workers, secondment employers, posted workers, sportsmen intending to work in sports clubs or teams in the Republic of Moldova based on an individual labor contract.


90 days Month(s)





Processing time

15-30 days Month(s)




Which documents do I need to apply for the Employment Visa (Type D)?

9 Document Required

  • Application Form for an entry visa to the Republic of Moldova
  • Travel document (passport) issued in the past 10 years, valid for at least 3 months beyond the intended date of leaving the territory of the Republic of Moldova.
  • A recent mat, colour photo (35x45mm).
  • Acceptance of the National Agency for Employment of the Republic of Moldova.
  • Proof of the existence of means of support during the stay in Moldova, at least 30 EUR (33.63 USD) per day, but not less than 300 EUR (337 USD), for a stay shorter than 10 days (cash, travel checks, credit card, etc.) or, if applicable, the commitment of maintenance and accommodation filled and signed by a person from the Republic of Moldova.
  • Travel medical insurance valid on the territory of the Republic of Moldova (minimum cover 30.000 EUR (33,628 USD).
  • Invitation issued by the Bureau for Migration and Asylum or, the resident’s permit or a valid Visa issued by a member state of the European Union or of States Parties to the Schengen Agreement(except Transit Visa).
  • Judicial record, translated into Romanian or English.
  • Consular fee: 40 EUR (44.84 USD).

Talent Migration data for Moldova

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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