Residence Permit on Humanitarian Grounds

Foreign nationals exposed to a danger such as inhuman treatment or punishment; death penalty or persecution on account of his/her race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion

Foreign nationals who have left their country of origin due to an armed conflict
Foreign nationals who are witnesses and are required to be in Austria is in order to guarantee the outcome of a criminal prosecution

Foreign nationals of victims of human trafficking in order to enforce civil rights claims against the perpetrators

Residence Permit on Humanitarian Grounds for foreign nationals who have left their country of origin due to an armed conflict is granted for a maximum period of 3 months, renewable for the duration of the conflict