At present is seems the only office doing TIE for UK nationals is in Calle de la Ebanistería, 4, 03008 Alicante
BREXIT New TIE cards for UK Nationals.
to change or not to change that is the question. If you are UK passport holder and have permanent EU green card residencia you do not need to change to the new TIE tarjeta de indentificación de extrranjero. Foreigner´s Identification Card. However it may help with travel visas and official procedures if you do get the TIE. If you have only a temporary 5 year green EU residencia card you will have to exchange it for a TIE. You will have two years to do it.
The office of the President of Spain La Moncloa has a 36 page English guide. https://www.lamoncloa.gob.es/…/Doc…/GUIDE%20BREXIT%20eng.pdf
The British government has given a grant to a multicultural organisation in Alicante city called Babelia to help UK nationals with the Brexit transition. They do hold meetings around the province from time to time. You can contact them for advice.
+34 865 82 02 29
To apply to get the TIE card you need to make an appointment at
Choose Alicante province and then Oficina de Extranjería not Police. You will see the Brexit option at the bottom of the drop down menu.
For relatives of UK nationals living here on the basis of the UK passport of their relative, there is an option for them under Police.
One tip. To get an appointment, go on line early(7 to 8 am) weekdays when new appointments are released.
Please ask question to Babelia not Help as they are the experts.
When you go to your appointment, make sure you bring the correct supporting documentation which is:
· Proof of income·
Proof of healthcare cover·
If you have never made a residency application use from EX 20 available by clicking HERE
If you already have a green residency card either temporary or permanent use form EX23 available by clicking HERE
The template forms above dont work on all browsers in which case you may have to download the Word version, print it off and fill it in by hand. For ex 20 click HERE
And for Ex 23 click HERE
Remember to take photocopies of all documents.
· The payment form with proof the payment has been taken.
Fill in the form online. Print it off and take it to your bank to pay, and take receipts with you for appointment.
The only payment form available online is for the National Police, Tasa Modelo 790 codigo 12 click HERE