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Visas for Digital Nomads in Croatia

By Joshua Wood, LPC

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Summary: Find essential information about the digital nomad visa for working in Croatia.

Visa: Croatia Digital Nomad Residence Permit
Length of Stay: 1 year, not renewable. (May re-apply 6 months after year is over for another Temporary Digital Nomad Stay)
Fees: HRK 770.00 - HRK 1,190.00
Online Application Available: Yes
Financial Requirements: Minimum of HRK 17,822.50 per month subsistence
Documents Needed: Temporary stay of digital nomads information (Form 1a), Copy of Passport (passport must be valid for 3 months past the expiry date of the desired digital nomad visa), Proof of Health Insurance, Proof of Purpose (employment contract or other documentation proving that you will be working remotely for a foreign employer or your own business. One of following: statement from employer or third-country national proving person is working remotely; employment contract or service contract with foreign employer; copy of corporate registration documents if you own a company and proof that you will be performing tasks through that company during your stay.)
Visa Processing Time: Varies. Note: "Third-country nationals are obligated to register their temporary residence address within 3 days from their entry in the Republic of Croatia at the competent police administration/police station according to the location of their stay."
More Information & FAQs

Apply for Croatia's Digital Nomad Program

In November 2020, Croatia's Parliament passed a new Foreign Nationals Act, which went into effect on January 1, 2021. Temporary Digital Nomad Stay application process is now in place. Depending upon whether or not you need a visa to enter Croatia, you may submit your application at an embassy or consulate of Croatia OR in Croatia at the foreigner desk of your local administrative police station. Our article, Croatia's Digital Nomad Visa offers a step-by-step guide to applying for the program.

About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.


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