When close family members of a foreign researcher wish to live in Croatia, they have to go through several procedures – visa issuance (if necessary), registration of address, stay approval, and registration with the Croatian Health Insurance Fund.
For more information on address registration, please visit the Accommodation section.
EEA citizens on short-term stay (up to 3 months) in Croatia are not obligated to report their address. However, if they plan to stay longer than 3 months it is recommended to register the address of residence within 15 days from the day of the arrival to Croatia, or from the change of the address.
For more information on the approval of temporary stay for the purpose of family reunification with third-country citizens, please visit Stay permit section.
For more information on registration of temporary stay of a family member with of EEA citizens, please visit the Stay permit section.
For more information on the registration with the Croatian Health Insurance Fund, please visit Health Insurance & Medical care section.