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Apply to change the category of residency permit


Required materials 


  • Official request letter by inviting individual and legal entity (Must include organization`s type of activity, duration and purpose of stay, reason to change the residency category)
  • Required documents for the change of residency category 
  • Must apply in person




Application must be submitted 5 days before the residency permit expire

The following principles shall be followed in changing the category of residency permit

  • Religiuos purpose residency permit cannot be changed to different category 
  • Employment residency permit can only be changed to investment residency permit 
  • A child under the age of 18 who lives with his or her parents and is in direct care shall be transferred to a form of residence appropriate to his or her status when he or she reaches the age of majority.
  • A child under the age of 18 who lives with his/her parents shall be transferred to the same residence category as parents when he/she turns 18 years old 


Processing time:


Standart - 5 working days
Expedite - 3 working days 


Recipient name: "Гадаадын иргэн, ХГазар"
Recipient account: Golomt bank- 1320000052
Transaction description: Residency permit for 1 person
Standart - 72.000₮
Expedite -144.000₮


Residency card fee:
Recipient name: "АВЕРС СЕКЬЮРИТИ ХХК"
Recipient account: Golomt bank- 2205140728
Transaction amount : 1 person 10.000₮
Transaction description: "ОСЗ 1 хүн"


standard- 82.000₮
Expedite -154.000₮


Issuing authority 
Immigration Agency of Mongolia