Temporary residence of Montenegro can be acquired on grounds of employment, education and international students’ exchange, medical treatments, family reunion and other.

Temporary residence permit can be obtained in 1 month, and is valid for a period of 1 year with the possibility of extension.

After a period of 5 years, temporary residence can become permanent.

Applicants can apply for Montenegrin citizenship, having lived in Montenegro for 5 years in the status of permanent resident.