Factsheet: The EU
Blue Card

The EU Blue Card is a work and residence permit for non-EEA nationals, which provides the holder with a pathway towards permanent residence and citizenship in a EU country.

The EU Blue Card gives highly qualified workers from outside the EU the permission to live and work in a EU country, provided they have high-level professional qualifications, and an offer of employment with a high salary.

Our factsheet sets out the eligibility criteria and how to apply.

Click here to download the factsheet.

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