Work Visa - D Visa

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


If you wish to work and reside in Romania for an extended period, you need to apply for a longer-term Work visa (D-Visa).

The processing time for a Work visa may take from 6-12 weeks from the application day.

You can bring your spouse and kids with you.

The general application process is :

  1. Get the employment letter or Work contract from the employer in Romania

  2. Prepare your visa application and gather other required documents for it.

  3. Apply for a Work visa and prepare to move to Romania



12 Month(s)



120 Month(s)





P. Residency

60 Month(s)


Processing time

6-8 Week(s)




What are eligibility requirements for the Work Visa - D Visa?

5 Eligibility Requirements

  • You need a passport valid for at least three months after the estimated day of exit from Romania
  • You need a job offer from an employer in Romania
  • You need a travel medical insurance for the validity period of the visa
  • You must be of good character
  • You need sufficient funds to cover initial stay period in Romania

Which documents do I need to apply for the Work Visa - D Visa?

7 Document Required

  • Visa application form, appropriately filled in and signed
  • Copy of the employment permit issued in accordance with the legislation in force regarding the employment
  • 2 recent colour photos, size 3 x 4 cm
  • Copies of valid passport (like the bio page, past visas, etc)
  • Proof of clean criminal record, or any other document bearing the same legal value, issued by the authorities in the state of domicile or residence, bearing an apostle or extra-legalisation, as the case may be.
  • Proof of sufficient means of subsistence in the amount of EUR 50/day for the entire period, but not less than EUR 500 or the equivalent in convertible currency
  • Copies of travel medical insurance in amount of at least EUR 30,000

Talent Migration data for Romania

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

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