UPDATED: Oct 1, 2020

FAQ: EU Citizens - dealing with immigration authorities

Wondering about dealing with the Foreign Police? We’ve answered the most frequently asked questions with regard to dealing with immigration authorities.4. Oct 2020, at 0:30

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UPDATED: Oct 1, 2020

FAQ: Non-EU citizens - dealing with immigration authorities

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to dealing with immigration authorities, in this case with the Foreign Police.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Oct 2020, at 0:00

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FAQ: What foreigners ask before relocating to Slovakia?

Finding a new home in Slovakia.Radka Minarechová, 3. Oct 2020, at 12:40

UPDATED: Oct 1, 2020

FAQ: Trade licences and doing business in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator brings you the most frequently asked questions on obtaining a trade licence and other conditions a foreigner needs to meet to be able to do business in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff and IOM1. Oct 2020, at 16:25

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UPDATED Jun 16, 2020

Frequently asked questions: Working in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator offers the basic information a foreigner needs to know about employment relations in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Jun 2020, at 6:20

UPDATED Jun 8, 2020

FAQ: Buying and selling a property in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to buying and selling real estate in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Jun 2020, at 13:35

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UPDATED May 14, 2020

FAQ: State citizenship of the Slovak Republic

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to acquiring and losing Slovak state citizenship.Compiled by Spectator staff, 14. May 2020, at 13:30

Updated: Mar 3, 2020

Frequently asked questions: Studying in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator offers the basic information a foreigner needs to know about education possibilities in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Mar 2020, at 14:25

Many foreigners come to study in Slovakia.

Parental leave tips. How to increase your allowances

There are several legal ways to get more money from the state while staying home with a young child.Martin Lindak4. Feb 2020, at 9:29

UPDATED Feb 3, 2020 (Qs about telecom and bank operations added)

How to prepare for Brexit (FAQ)

A short guide to residence, studies, and business in Slovakia and the UK during the transitional period.Radka Minarechová, 30. Jan 2020, at 10:08

A pro EU protestor waves flags opposite the House of Parliament in London in April 2019.

Blog: How I fainted during my first blood donation and why I will try it again

Foreigners with permanent or temporary residence can donate blood too.Roman Cuprik, 28. Aug 2019, at 21:32

Firstimer during blood donation.

10 things you need to know about the new parking policy in Bratislava

Foreigners living in Bratislava who are not eligible for permanent residence do not need to worry.Jana Liptáková, 18. Apr 2019, at 14:28

Parking is problematic in several boroughs of Bratislava
UPDATED Jun 1, 2020

FAQ: Renting an apartment in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to renting an apartment in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Apr 2019, at 13:40

Foreigners in Slovakia: How to vote in the European Parliament elections

Citizens of other EU countries living in Slovakia can vote too. The registration deadline is coming.Nina Hrabovská Francelová, 4. Apr 2019, at 21:10

When do you need a referral slip from a doctor?

All you need to know about referral slips for medical specialists.Zuzana Matkovská15. Oct 2018, at 22:55

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FAQ: How can foreigners vote in municipal elections in Slovakia?

Foreigners living in Slovakia can influence the results of the upcoming municipal elections. Here is what you need to know before visiting a polling station.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Sep 2018, at 11:35

UPDATED: 28. Aug 2018, at 16:22

The self-employed must prepare for e-communication

What you need to do to register with the Financial Administration’s system?Radka Minarechová, 1. Aug 2018, at 16:48

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Underdressed or overdressed?

Expectations might differ from country to country: here is what to wear for different social occasions in Slovakia.Erik RédliNina Hrabovská Francelová, 4. May 2018, at 6:30

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Foreigners, do you want to open a bank account?

The Slovak Spectator addressed six banks in Slovakia, asking them what documents foreigners need to open an account in a Slovak bank.Radka Minarechová, 7. Feb 2018, at 15:28

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Updated: 9. Jan 2018, at 9:55

Lawyers: FAQ from Slovak clients

Experts from law firms in Slovakia answer the most frequent questions of their clients concerning business in Slovakia.9. Jan 2018, at 8:00

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