Greece: EU Blue Card Quota Announced for 2021-2022

February 23, 2021 Lucy Halse

Key Points

  • Greece has announced its EU Blue Card quota for 2021-2022
  • The latest quota includes 380 spots in the Attica region and 226 spots available across Greece
  • The EU Blue Card quota is updated every two years
  • Applications will not be processed if the quota is reached and the government does not provide more spots

Overview

The Greek government has published its EU Blue Card quota for 2021-2022.

What are the Changes?

The 2021-2022 EU Blue Card quota includes 380 spots in the Attica region, which is an increase in 100 spots compared to the previous quota publication. An additional 226 spots are available across all other regions in Greece.

What Should Employers and Applicants Know?

The EU Blue Card quota is published every two years. If the quota is filled and the government does not provide additional quota spots, applications will not be accepted or processed until the next quota is published.

Other work authorization categories are exempt from the quota.


Content in this publication is not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an Envoy-affiliated attorney or another qualified professional.

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