Important: ICO cannot get involved with the residence permit applications of students’ families. We can only provide the information we have compiled.
II- You should submit your address registration certificate along with a copy of your notary approved rental contract and a utility bill (electricity, gas or water). Please find our instructions for the address certificate at the link below:
III- Please contact our Human Resources Department to ask for your and your dependents’ health insurance policy documents. You can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
IV- These certificates must be translated to Turkish and notarized by the Turkish authorities. For this, you have 2 options:
List of Parties to the Apostille Convention
V- There are 3 types of fees that a dependent must pay: Application Fee, Card Fee, Visa Fee (if applicable)
Since the dependents do not have their foreign ID numbers yet, they must obtain tax ID numbers to be able to pay their fees. To learn how to purchase a tax ID number, please visit our Tax ID web page.
Visa Fee: If you entered Türkiye without a visa because of Türkiye’s visa regime, you need to pay a visa fee to apply for a residence permit. For instance; German citizens can enter Türkiye without a visa. If they want to apply for a residence permit, they have to pay a visa fee.
Visa fee exempt countries: The citizens of the following countries do not have to pay visa fees: Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Czechia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Luxemburg, New Zeland, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Russia.
Payment of all fee types can ONLY be made to Tax Offices. The closest tax office to campus is the Sarıyer Tax Office. For directions, click here.
If you do not have a scholarship or if you want to provide extra proof, you must have a bank statement from a Turkish bank. The statement must be in Turkish and hand signed with an authorized signatures list. There is no certain amount given by the authorities, but the amount in your account must be sufficient enough to financially assist your family and your life in Türkiye during the requested permit period.