Summary overview

 

Visa C or D

Residence permit
Artist

Confirmation of guaranteed work, employment permit

Application

only abroad at embassy or consulate

visa D and visa C “obtainable” only from Austrian representative bodies

visa C possibly with Schengen partners representing Austria

 

 

Validity

visa C: max. 3 months

visa D: 91 days to 6 months

12 months

12 months

Extension

possible in Austria in defined circumstances

possible in Austria

possible in Austria

Family members

only with separate visa

Familiennachzug möglich

Beschäftigungsbewilligung nur in Ausnahmefällen möglich