Lately the Turkish government announced a new law to give the ability to have the Turkish visa online, and this process has begun in 2013, this process can be done through the internet by filling the form of the Visa online and get it in a few minutes.
In this method in April 2014 decided the follows:
1 – The Polish – Norwegian – German – Arabic – Chinese – Russian, languages have been added in this process in addition to the English – French and Spanish languages which were already existed.
2 – The ability for the payment through credit cards and Visa cards.
3 – The easiest ways of having the visa through the travel agencies which give many offers with their flying to Turkey.
4- The ability for the travel agencies to give the Turkish visa online to those who come as a group or families.
5- For the foreigners who reached Turkey without visa, they can have it through the electronic cabines which will be existed in the airports.
6- The online visa fee will be less than the regular visa.
- Residence in Turkey:
- The Tourism residence requires, travel document ( passport ), Bank account statement with 6000 USD in minimum, Health Insurance, And a rental apartment contract 1 year in minimum confirmed from the Turkish government.
- Residence for buying properties : A foreign who wants to buy a property in Turkey can have the residence in Turkey for a year with the ability for renewal as long as the property under his name also the ability for the family to have the residence ( The Wife and children only).
- The required documents for applying the Turkish residence:
- The property contract ( Tapoo )
- Earthquake insurance for the property.
- Available Passport at least 6 months.
- Marriage contract translated into Turkish language and confirmed from The Turkish government in the Turkish embassy in the homeland ( If it is available ).
- Birth certificates for the children translated into Turkish and confirmed in the Turkish embassy in the homeland.
- Health insurance for every person of the family.
- The Turkish Citizenship for Foreigners:
1 – Residence in Turkey for 5 years legally (Not for studying propose).
2 – For those who are originally from Turkey or their origin from the Ottomanic era.
3 – Marriage from a Turkish citizen for 3 years.
4 – Businessmen, investors, artists, economists, and who gives support to develop the agriculture, industry, art and sports in Tukrey.
- The main conditions for applying the Turkish Citizenship:
- To complete the required duration in Turkey which is 5 years.
- Health statement from the health ministry to proves that the foreigner doesn’t have any dangerous diseases such as (HIV).
- The polite behavior is a must.
- To have a job or revenue for him and his family, And speaking Turkish language is a must.
- He must not have a history of threaten the security in Turkey, or had been jailed in Turkey.