How to change an address on your Residency Permit
Please visit your local Nüfus Müdürlüğü (population office - this a government department, usually located within or nearby the Municipality - Belediyesi)
Speak to administration and inform them you would like to change your address. Once completed within there system, you will need to obtain a document as proof of the address change - 'adres değişikliği formu'
Now visit your local migration department (Göç İdaresi Müdürlüğü) and provide them with the change of address document.
You may also be required to complete additional paperwork.
- (please be prepared to show any of the following);
- Residence permit
- Rental contract or Tapu of new property
Note: When you move to a new address, please inform the authorities as soon as possible. The time allowed to complete an address change before a penalty is issued is 20 days.
***UPDATE SEPT. 2016
(!) Important Note
- Recently in some cities those residence permit holders that move to a different city are now being asked to re-apply for a new residence permit. Check with your local migration dept. for more information or » Contact YellAli if you need assistance.
Contact Migration dept - » Contact details can be found here
See also;» When is the earliest time you can renew a residence permit in Turkey?
» The new 120 day residence permit rule, does this apply to me? - Turkey
» Are applications for the 8 year (long term residence permit) being accepted?
» How to renew my Turkish residence permit?
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