HOW TO APPLY FOR FAMILY RESIDENCE PERMIT IN TURKEY?
Family residence permit maybe granted to the
- foreign spouse
- foreign children or foreign minor children of their spouse
- dependent foreign children or dependent foreign children of their spouse
of Turkish citizens, persons within the scope of Article 28 of Law No 5901 or. foreigners holding one of the
residence permits as well as refugees and subsidiary protection beneficiaries
in cases of a polygamous marriage pursuant to the regulation in the country of citizenship, only one of the
Spouses shall be issued a family residence permit However a family residence permit may be granted to the
foreigner’s children from other spouses.
For family residence permits issued to children if any. the consent of the mother or the father who lives
abroad and who shares custody shall be sought.
Family residence permits shall entitle the holder right of education in primary and secondary educational
institutions until the age of 18 the without obtaining a student residence permit.