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What should a foreigner do when changing their address?

Verified 13 September 2021 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)

If you are a foreigner, have a residence card and have moved (to the same municipality or another), you must declare your new home within 3 months of moving and request a duplicate.

You have to do this process online.

Request a residence card online

You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Residence permit
  • Passport (pages on marital status, validity dates and entry stamps)
  • Proof of domicile less than 3 months old
  • 3 photos
  • Proof of payment of the fee and/or stamp duty (requested upon delivery of the card)

You must pay €25 by tax stamps.