ROMANIA: Residence permits allowing visa-free travel to the Schengen area

Residence cards (registration certificates/residence cards) issued in accordance with Directive 2004/38 (not in uniform format)

CARTE DE REZIDENȚĂ PENTRU MEMBRUL DE FAMILIE AL UNUI CETĂȚEAN AL UNIUNII (Residence card for family members of EU citizens) - This card-type document (printed on one side) is issued by the General Inspectorate for Immigration to foreigners who are family members of citizens of a Member State of the European Union or the European Economic Area and who have the right of residence in Romania for a period of more than 3 months.

This residence card is valid for up to 5 years from the date of issue, but not exceeding the period of residence of the European Union citizen to whom the holder is related.

CARTE DE REZIDENȚĂ PENTRU MEMBRUL DE FAMILIE AL UNUI CETĂȚEAN AL CONFEDERAȚIEI ELVEȚIENE (Residence card for a family member of a citizen of the Swiss Confederation) - This card-type document (printed on one side) is issued by the General Inspectorate for Immigration to family members of citizens of the Swiss Confederation with a right of residence in Romania for more than 3 months.

This residence card is valid for up to 5 years from the date of issue, but not exceeding the period of residence of the Swiss Confederation citizen to whom the holder is related.

CARTE DE REZIDENȚĂ PERMANENTĂ PENTRU MEMBRUL DE FAMILIE AL UNUI CETĂȚEAN AL UNIUNII (Permanent residence card for family member of an EU citizen)

This card-type document (printed on one side) is issued by the General Inspectorate for Immigration to foreigners who are family members of citizens of Member States of the European Union or the European Economic Area with a right of permanent residence in Romania.

It is valid for a period of 10 years, except for those issued to persons aged up to 14 years, in which case it is valid for 5 years from the date of issue.

 

CARTE DE REZIDENȚĂ PERMANENTĂ PENTRU MEMBRUL DE FAMILIE AL UNUI CETĂȚEAN AL CONFEDERAȚIEI ELVEȚIENE (Permanent residence card for a family member of a citizen of the Swiss Confederation)

This card-type document (printed on one side) is issued by the General Inspectorate for Immigration to foreigners who are family members of citizens of the Swiss Confederation with a right of permanent residence in Romania.

It is valid for a period of 10 years, except for those issued to persons aged up to 14 years, in which case it is valid for 5 years from the date of issue.

 

roumanie ID

 

 

New card delivered as of December 2022 according to the uniform format:

roumanie sejour 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attention, do note that the document “Permis de Sedere” with mention “Membru Familie Cet Roman”  does not have any visa free value for entry into the Schengen area.