Quick links

How can IOM help you?

Are you a third country national with legal residence or are you planning to live and work for a long term in the territory of the Slovak Republic? Do you need an advice on residence, work or other questions related to your life in Slovakia?

You will get more information on the website of the IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC).

Are you an asylum applicant, unsuccessful asylum applicant or illegal migrant who is considering return to the country of origin?

You will get more information on the website of the IOM Assisted Voluntary Returns and Reintegrations Programme (AVRR).

Do you need more information on the issues of human trafficking? Do you have a suspicion that someone around you became victim of human trafficking? Do you want to prepare for a safe journey abroad?

You will find more information in the section Counter-Trafficking in Human Beings.

Are you an expert, researcher, state administration employee, student or postgraduate student dealing with migration and asylum and looking for studies, publications and other relevant outputs in this area?

You will get more information on the website of the European Migration Network (EMN) or in the section Publications.

Are you a journalist and do you need information about migration? Are you looking for news about IOM activities or press releases?

See the section Press Room.

State institutions

Do you need more information and data regarding asylum and international protection including contacts of asylum facilities?

Visit the website of the Migration Office of the Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic.

Are you interested in information from the area of border control, illegal migration and people smuggling, permitting and control of residence, expulsion of foreigners, visa practice or implementation of the Dublin regulation?

Visit the website of the Bureau of the Border and Alien Police of the Police Corps Presidium.

Are you looking for information related to legal provisions for employment of foreigners in the territory of the Slovak Republic, issuing work permits to foreigners, integration of foreigners and integration policies?

Visit the website of the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic. For information on the European Employment Services (EURES) and employment of foreigners in the Slovak Republic visit the website of the Central Office of Labour, Social Affairs and Family.

Do you need consular information and data related to issuing visas and permitting residence of foreigners in the territory of the Slovak Republic including contacts of the Slovak consular offices?

Visit the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic.