Which is the deadline to submit my application?

The applicants must submit their application within 4 years from 1st October 2015, when the Law comes into force. This deadline can be extended for an additional year by agreement of the Council of Ministers.

How long will it take for the Spanish Administration to decide on my application?

The General Directorate for Registries and Notaries Public shall decide within twelve (12) months from the entry of the file in their offices, together with the reports of the Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of the Presidency requested.