Long-term Visa for the Purpose of Doing Business

A visa for a stay longer than 90 days (a long-term visa) for the purpose of doing business is intended for third countries nationals who want to carry out business activities in the Czech Republic.




Who can apply for a long-term visa for the purpose of doing business?

You can apply for a long-term visa for the purpose of doing business if you are going to carry out business activities, a licensed trade, be self-employed, be a statutory body or a member of a statutory body of a trading company in the Czech Republic.

How long is this visa valid for?                     

For a maximum of 1 year.

What does this type of visa look like?

What obligations and restrictions does this visa mean?

You must fulfil the purpose of your stay for the whole duration of your visa. You must also follow the obligations for foreigners stipulated by law.

What does this residence permit enable you to do?

If you hold a long-term visa, you can leave and re-enter the Czech Republic repeatedly. You can also travel within the Schengen Area without a visa.

You can stay and carry out business activities legally in the Czech Republic for the duration of your visa.