Migration Department

Work-related immigration in Lithuania more than doubles

The number of foreigners coming to Lithuania to work has more than doubled this year, new figures show, amid the government's plans to introduce restrictions...

Lithuania rejects Russian nationalist Gorsky's asylum plea

Lithuania's Migration Department this week rejected a political asylum application submitted by nationalist Yuri Gorsky who fled Russia last year. He...

Lithuanian govt to set quotas for unskilled labor amid rising immigration from Ukraine

Amid a rapid increase in immigration from Ukraine , the Lithuanian government decided on Wednesday to introduce quotas on foreign workers in certain...

Decisions on visas made twice as fast, InterMin says

Lithuania's Migration Department made decisions on 700 national visa applications in March, compared to around 300 a month earlier, the Ministry of the...

A tool launched to facilitate the integration of foreign nationals relocating to Vilnius

In order to facilitate the transition of foreigners invited to live and work in Lithuania’s capital a new digital tool, which takes the form of a...