Family reunification

Family Reunification - a member of the family moving abroad for permanent residence based on a special type of visa. Family member, relative to which Ukrainian wish to rejoin, must have a citizenship of the country you are planning to move or have permission to work or stay in this country, giving a solid reason to a family reunion.

Permission for family reunification is given mostly to close family members. Normally visa is issued for 1 year and after three years you can apply for permanent residence.

Close family members are:
• Husband or wife
• Civil marriage for at least 2 years
• Children under 18
• Children over 18 who are not married
• Other family members if there is good reason
For a family reunion visa you and your relative must meet certain conditions and prepare necessary documents. All documents must be with an apostille stamp or legalized (depending on the country of submission of documents) and translated into a foreign language before submission to the embassy for family reunification visa. The list of documents depends on the proposed country of residence.

How long the application is considered at the embassy?
You can find out about the consideration of application period by contacting employees of the "International Bureau Legalization of Documents." Typically, consideration of the documents takes from 5 to 14 days.
Want to know more about the family reunion visa?
Each country has its own specific requirements for documents to be submitted for family reunification visa. Contact us for more details and this will help you minimize your time and costs and receive a visa as soon as possible.


Below is a list of states, visa support services in which are most often ordered by our clients:

Cost of services:
Number Country for which visa is obtained Cost of consultations Cost of filling necessary forms
1 Australia 600 UAH 800 UAH
2 Austria 400 UAH 500 UAH
3 Belgium 500 UAH 500 UAH
4 Bulgaria 400 UAH 500 UAH
5 UK 500 UAH 600 UAH
6 Greece 400 UAH 500 UAH
7 Denmark 400 UAH 500 UAH
8 Israel 400 UAH 500 UAH
9 Spain 400 UAH 500 UAH
10 Italy 400 UAH 500 UAH
11 Canada 800 UAH 800 UAH
12 Latvia 400 UAH 500 UAH
13 Lithuania 400 UAH 500 UAH
14 Liechtenstein 400 UAH 500 UAH
15 Luxembourg 400 UAH 500 UAH
16 Morocco 400 UAH 500 UAH
17 Netherlands 400 UAH 500 UAH
18 Germany 400 UAH 500 UAH
19 New-Zealand 600 UAH 800 UAH
20 Norway 400 UAH 500 UAH
21 Poland 400 UAH 500 UAH
22 Portugal 400 UAH 500 UAH
23 Romania 400 UAH 500 UAH
24 Slovak Republic 400 UAH 500 UAH
25 United States 600 UAH 800 UAH
26 Turkey 400 UAH 500 UAH
27 Finland 400 UAH 500 UAH
28 France 500 UAH 600 UAH
29 Czech Republic 400 UAH 500 UAH
30 Switzerland 500 UAH 600 UAH
31 Sweden 400 UAH 500 UAH
32 Japan 600 UAH 800 UAH


Please note that the value mentioned above includes consulting services for the whole period of preparation of documents and the cost of completing the visa applications. Separately payable services are legalization and translation of documents.
If you have any questions about Family Reunification procedures, you can ask them directly to employees of the “International Bureau Legalization of Documents" or find out information about Family Reunification visas in our FAQ section.
Please contact for advice - 044-222-59-73