Residence Permit for Athletes & Coaches

The entry and residence in the Country of third country nationals, athletes and trainers, that has been approved by Hellenic sport authorities, for their registration, transfer or hiring in an accredited sport union, in a Sport S.A. or in a Department of Paid Athletes, is permitted upon the approval of the Hellenic sport federation of the relevant sport accredited by Hellenic sport authorities and the provision of a special visa. The above mentioned third country nationals can be accompanied by the members of their family. REQUIREMENTS: 1. A valid passport. 2. Letter of approval from the Hellenic sport Federation of the relevant sport. 3. Medical certificate (see below). 4. Federal criminal record check from the F.B.I. (see below). 5. Proof of health insurance that covers you in Greece in case of medical (as repatriation for medical reasons or hospitalization) or other emergencies for the duration of your stay in Greece. 5. Bank and credit card statements 6. W2 forms for the last two years. 7. Two (2) color photographs (see below). 8. A completed and signed visa application form. NOTE: The Consulate reserves the right to ask for further documentation, in addition to the above mentioned.

Ask Philip Gamble whether you (or your children) have a claim to British nationality.

Learn more about these routes to British Nationality: is a specialist UK Nationality and British Citizenship site offering an online search and assessment. Claims to hold a British Passport can be complex and the site offers a quick, simple search to give you the answers. While many people qualify for the UK Ancestry Visa based on holding a Commonwealth passport with a UK born grandmother or grandfather, we have found that if you have a grandparent born in the UK, or if your mother is British or your father is British, then there are several scenarios where you can claim British Nationality and the right to hold a British Passport. This stems from Britain’s collection of British Colonies, British Protectorates and British Protected States in the middle of last century and the Nationality rules concerning what are now the countries of the Commonwealth.