You can submit an application for a residence permit to stay in Curaçao for a shorter period of time.
The Minister of Justice decides on the application and determines if you qualify for a residence permit for a maximum of 6 months. The aforementioned shall occur in accordance with article 9 of the National ordinance Admission & Deportation (hereinafter LTU).
You can submit an application as a:
Before submitting the application, make sure you have collected all the requirements. If so, the application can be submitted. All requirements must be scanned in PDF format. Click here to submit the application.
After the application has been submitted, the Admission Office has 4 months to take a decision on your application. You must await the decision on a first application abroad. After the decision is ready, it will be e-mailed to you.
If you have received a positive decision, you must make an appointment to receive the residence permit. Click here to make the appointment.
If you have received a negative decision, you then have 6 weeks to submit a notice of objection. The notice of objection must be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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