top of page

What is "Arraigo Familiar" in Spanish Immigration Law?

The "Arraigo Familiar" (it could be translated into English as Family Roots) is a type of exceptional authorization that is granted to foreigners who are mothers or fathers of a community child, or children of an originally Spanish father or mother.

Essentially, Family Roots is a type of temporary authorization to reside in Spain for certain circumstances, which is only valid for one year, it cannot be renewed, but, at the end, the foreigner can request a residence permit.

It is one of the ways to obtain a temporary residence in Spain, it is granted for exceptional reasons and allows you to work or even set up a company.

The family is one of the three existing types of roots; the other two are labor and social. The permit is issued by the Immigration Office and to obtain it certain requirements must be met.

If you are interested in more info regarding it, please complete the form by clicking in this link:

7 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page