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VISAS & Immigration

  Important notice:

  New opening hours for the counters of the Immigration Directorate as of December, 1st 2014

  « Service Etrangers »
  Information desk: Monday to Friday from 08h30 – 12h00
  Biometrics for/issuance of resident permits (only for holders of an invitation letter): Monday to Friday from 
  08h30 – 12h00 / 13h00 – 16h00

  “Service Réfugiés”
  Extension of Asylum claims: Monday to Friday from 08h30 – 12h00 / 13h00 – 16h00
  Registration of asylum claims: Monday to Friday from 08h30 – 12h00


The entry and residence conditions for Luxembourg depend on the planned duration of stay.
We distinguish between a stay inferior to 90 days (short-term stay) and a stay superior to 90 days (long-term stay).

Short-term stay (inferior to 90 days)

Long-term stay (superior to 90 days)



For further information on legal texts on immigration and asylum and for key data on asylum, please see:

Direction de l'Immigration


Public Information Notice:

Issuance fee for residence permits issued to third country nationals

List of recognized travel documents(Related Legislation and documents