Issuing of classification deferral for immigrants
Required supporting documents for issuing the classification deferral certificate for immigrants.
- Certificate or attestation of the competent Greek consular authority, showing the required conditions (as these are mentioned here-below) and moreover any eventual arrivals and departures of the applicant from and to Greece following 31/08/1997
- Application for issuing a classification deferral for immigrants
Citizens visit the KEP of their choice to apply for the issuing of a classification deferral certificate for immigrants, presenting the required documentation.
The KEP employee receives and checks the documents that are presented by the citizen. If, during check, a missing or uncomplete document is discovered, the employee informs the citizen and refrains from submitting the Application.
The employee fills in the electronic Application and creates a new folder in the KEP Information System. The citizen has the possibility, if he wishes it, to declare his mobile phone number and thus to be informed by SMS for the complemetion of the request. Finally, the employee hands to the citizen a request submission certificate in which the number of the request file is written.
The Employee of the KEP sends to the Competent Entity the file of the case (which includes both the application and the supporting documents) in one of the accepted ways (email, fax, courier, post, etc).
The employee of the KEP receives the final Document immediately from the Competent Entity and notifies the citizen (via sms or telephone) for him to come and take it.
Citizens visit the KEP and receive the classification deferral certificate for immigrants.
Notes and Clarifications
The duration of the validation of the certification or attestation is six month from its issuing.