This particular scheme offers flexible immigration to the qualified third country workforce and their families who wish to settle permanently in Austria according to personal and labor criteria.
The requirement for the Austria, red white red card is
- Work experience
- Language skills
- Offer of employment
All key workers, skilled workers and university graduates who hold RWR card and all third nation citizens who are already permanently settled in Austria may bring their spouses, children below 18 years and registered partners.
The family members can apply for the RWR card plus which offers them unlimited labor market access in order to be able to participate from beginning in economic life as well as social life by the means of an own employment.
Persons who immigrate to Austria with Red white red card do not need to prove their German language skills before entering the nation. However, points can be collected for knowledge of the German or English language.
Family members of the workers who wish to immigrate using Austria Red white red card are not subject to the quota requirement and can receive a red white red card with instant free access to the labor market.
The Red White cards are issued to an applicant after examining by the competent authority. Those individuals who are interested in the above card they need to present appropriate document in the format specified. The competent authority decides the adequacy as well as the authenticity of the documentation submitted by the applicant.
After ten months expats who hold an Austria Red-White-Red Card can apply for an extension on the permit, which then entitles them to free access to the Austrian labor marker.