Austria is known to be one of the world’s most prosperous nations and she has a lot to offer to foreign skilled professionals who have both work experience and the right knowledge. The Austria government has made provision to accommodate the families of these foreign skilled professionals to migrate into the country.
The foreign skilled professional must be either have a Red-White-Red Card or either a citizen or a permanent resident of the country before his or her family members can apply for the dependent visa. The relatives of a skilled professional who are third country nationals (neither members of Swiss nor the economic European area) who intend to stay in Austria for up to 6 months need to get valid permission in form of a residence title that will correspond to their residence purpose.
Only the following family members are eligible
Residence Title Approved to Dependent Family Members
Provided the relevant granting requirements are satisfied:
Documents required for the family reunification of Austria
The fee is set at €120, €80 for the application and €20 when granted. Plus an extra €20 for personalisation.