Finland introduced new entry measures for foreign nationals holding a long-stay D visa issued by a consulate or embassy office of Finland
The government of Finland announced plans to expedite entry measures for students, researchers and people in managerial roles. The government will begin to issue a long-stay D visa sticker by the nearest Finnish diplomatic mission once eligible applicants have received an approval notice for a residence permit. The applicant will then be permitted to travel to Finland with the D visa sticker serving as entry permissions. As a result, the foreign national can begin working while the residence permit card is being delivered.
What are the Changes?
The government of Finland modified the D visa issuance process in order to allow eligible foreign nationals to enter the country faster.
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