If you live in Ukraine by the temporary residence permit and for some reason you are going to stop it, you will need to return the permit to the body that had issued it. This procedure is to be held completely and correctly to avoid problems in the future. Rendering up a temporal residence permit is not a very complicated procedure, but if you have little experience in such matters, you should better seek professional help.
The reasons for rendering up a temporal residence permit
It may be required to render up a temporal residence permit in three cases.
First, after its expiration date if you are not going to continue living in Ukraine. If you are not going to move to another country, you can prolongue your temporal residence permit if you still have legal grounds for that.
Second, if your legal grounds for living in Ukraine stopped. For example, if your labor contract is expired, university studies, educational or volunteer program or time missionary work come to an end.
And third, if you decide to waive your permit voluntarily. For example, you decided to get a permanent residence permit or leave Ukraine at all.
The procedure of rendering up a temporary permit
Once you lose your right or desire to continue living in Ukraine, you will need to render up a residence permit, cancel your residence registration and leave the country during have seven days. The temporal residence permit must be submitted to the body that issued it (the State Migration Service of Ukraine). In some cases, temporal residence permit may be submitted through the inviting perty (universities, companies, religious and voluntary organizations, etc.). They must pass the permit to the Migration Service during ten days. If you do not return your permit, it will be considered invalid, and in the future you may face the problems with obtaining other documents to reside in Ukraine.
Rendering of a temporary residence permit is not a complicated procedure. However, it may take plenty of time because of queues and bureaucratic formalities. And time is money. Also, if you do not understand the legislation, you may have more difficulties with this very issue. Thus, to save your time and effort it is worth contacting qualified lawyers.
Lviv company “Bachynskyy, Kolomiets and partners” is engaged in a variety of legal issues, including migration ones. We can help you with the rendering up your temporal residence permit, obtaining Ukrainian citizenship or permanent residence in our country, as well as other possible problems with this area. If you do not want to waste your time and energy on bureaucratic procedures and want to deal your problems without mistakes, just contact us.