When applying for your Spanish NIE Number there are a number of mistakes you can make which can sometimes result in your NIE Number application being rejected by the Police.
Here at MY NIE Number Spain getting your NIE Number is our number one job. We will ensure there are no mistakes when we make your appointment at the police station and no mistakes in your NIE Number forms.
10 Common Mistakes made when applying for a NIE Number in Spain
1.) Not confirming your appointment on the Police website, or trying to turn up at the police station for your NIE Number without an appointment.
Its not quite as easy as it may sound to make your Police Cita Previa appointment as some online forums state. It is easy to cancel your own appointment by accident or insert the wrong passport number. Our job here is to ensure you get your NIE Number with no Mistakes. Book your NIE Number appointment today.
2.) Turning up late to your NIE Number appointment at the Police Station
Turning up late to your NIE Number appointment in Spain is not adviceable. We ask all our customers to arrive at least 30 minutes before the time on their booking. Some police stations in Spain have little if any parking so we suggest researching where you will park in Advance. If you miss your NIE Number appointment because your late you will need to book a new appointment.
3.) Using forms that are translated into English
All forms submitted at your NIE Number appointment in Spain must be in Spanish. The Police will not accept forms submitted in English or any other language. Submitting forms in any other language other than Spanish will result in your NIE Number application being rejected.
4.) Not completing your forms 790 and Ex-15 correctly
Our main job after booking your NIE Number appointment online is to ensure your NIE Number paperwork and forms are completed correctly. Our staff check and double check your forms before we send them out.
5.) Turning up to the wrong police station for your NIE Number appointment
One of the most common mistakes people make when applying for a NIE Number is to arrive at the wrong police station in Spain. When you book your NIE Number appointment online with us we ensure you are given the correct address of the police station so no mistakes are made.
6.) Haven’t paid the tax for form 790 in Advance
A common mistake people make when applying for their NIE Number in Spain is forgetting to pay the associated tax and submitting form 790 at the bank in Spain. It will speed up the NIE Number booking process if you pay the fee at your nearest bank prior to your appointment. Form 790 is valid for 1 year from the time of your NIE Number booking.
7.) Turning up on the wrong day
When you book through us we will ensure you know the correct time and date of your appointment. Your forms will have 3 different dates on them, its the date on form one, your Cita Previa which is the date and time you need to go to your NIE Number appointment.
8.) Signing your NIE Number forms in the wrong place
A common mistake when applying for a NIE Number online is signing your NIE Number forms in the wrong Place. Unless you are sure we recommend signing the documents during your NIE Number appointment at the police station.
9.) Completing your NIE Number forms incorrectly
Another common mistake when applying for a NIE Number is completing the forms incorrectly. The police will not accept incorrectly completed forms and this will result in your application being rejected. Ensuring your forms are completed correctly is one of our main jobs.
10.) Not having something to read during your appointment
Some police stations will make you wait several hours to process your NIE Number booking. Its best to always take a book or magazine to keep you entertained while waiting.