To register temporary residence permit the applicant should submit to the territorial authority of the State Migration Service of Ukraine(hereinafter referred to as "SMS of Ukraine") at the place of residence of an alien or stateless individual the following documents:
In addition to the aforesaid documents an applicant should also submit:
Foreigners and stateless individuals arriving in Ukraine (or residing in Ukraine) for permanent stay should get an immigration permit in accordance with the Ukrainian legislation. Thus, to obtain a permanent residence card in Ukraine, foreign citizens have first to obtain a Ukrainian immigration permit. It should be accounted for that an immigration permit is granted within the immigration quota.
The immigration quota is established by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine by the following categories of immigrants:
Immigration permits beyond the given immigration quota are granted to the following persons:
1st stage. Getting an immigration permit.
To get an immigration permit a foreigner shall submit the following documents along with his or her application:
The item 5 does not refer to the following persons:
2nd stage. Getting a residence card.
Having received an immigration permit, foreigners shall submit the following documents to a local visa and registration department to have their residence cards issued:
Applications for immigration permits shall be submitted by:
Should one parent accompanied by underage children immigrate, he or she shall submit a notarized application of a husband (wife) that the latter is not against immigration of children with a father (mother). In the case such an agreement is missing, a father (mother) shall provide resolution of a relevant public body on children staying with their father (mother). This resolution has to be legalized by a Ukrainian consular office, otherwise not stipulated by international treaties of Ukraine.