Avalehe pilt
Obligations of an alien
  • An alien shall register his/her place of residence in the population register of Estonia on the basis of the residence permit within 1 month from arrival in Estonia or stay in Estonia.
  • An alien, who is residing in Estonia at the moment of issue of the residence permit, is obligated to register his/her place of residence within one month from the date of notification about the decision on granting residence permit.


  • An alien shall notify the Police and Border Guard Board about:
  • change of marital status, if the change of marital status was registered in a foreign country;
  • criminal punishment, if a punishment was imposed on an alien by a foreign law enforcement body;
  • expiry or termination of the insurance contract;
  • entry into time service of foreign armed forces, entry into active duty or contractual service in foreign armed forces, assignment to the reserve or retirement.