Important Notice - Increasing residence permit charges, validity of residence permits

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Dear Students,

We intend to share with you and draw your attention to the following information in connection with the charges of certain immigration requests and the validity of expiring documents. Please read this guide carefully and if you have any questions, contact the Immigration Office.


Certain service fees of the Immigration Office are going to increase from 22 January 2022.

The new service fees from 22 January 2022:

Request Type


Request for issuing a residence permit submitted at the Embassy/consulate

EUR 110

Request for issuing a residence permit submitted in Hungary

HUF 39,000

Request for issuing a residence permit via the Enter Hungary website

HUF 24,000

Request for extending the validity of the residence permit

HUF 35,000

Request for extending the validity of the residence permit via the Enter Hungary website

HUF 23,000

Appeal request

HUF 47,000


Please note that according to the COVID-emergency legislation, residence permits expired or expiring between 04 November 2020 and 28 February 2022 will remain valid until 30 June 2022.

The validity of residence permits (and other immigration documents) expiring by 01 March 2022 and onwards will not be extended automatically. Therefore, to have these extended, you shall request an extension at least 30 days before the expected expiry date.


The Immigration Office encourages you to use their online platform for your requests, which can reduce personal administration time and cost.

Check out their website here:


Please always make sure to consult with the relevant authorities and obtain first-hand information about charges and expiration dates.

Disclaimer: This guide was made on 11 January 2022 according to the information received by the Immigration Office on 11 January 2022, and was up-to-date at that time. We do our best to keep this guide current, however, despite our best efforts, it may become outdated.

This guide was made using the available official information given by the responsible authorities but it is not an official guide, it may contain errors or inaccuracies.

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