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The procedure of issuance of temporary residence permits ( Material is kindly provided by our partner - Law company Natsyna Rachuk)
According to the paragraph 1 of article 3 Law of Ukraine “On legal status of foreigners and stateless persons” dated September, 22th, 2011 ¹ 3773-VI foreigners and stateless persons, who are staying in Ukraine on legal grounds have equal rights and freedoms and bear the same responsibilities as the citizens of Ukraine, unless other is defined by the Constitution of Ukraine, Laws of Ukraine or International Treaties of Ukraine.
The legal grounds for staying in Ukraine (according to the paragraph 18 of article 1 of Law of Ukraine «On legal status of foreigners and stateless persons») can be confirmed with the temporary residence permit.
According to the paragraph 4 of article 4 of Law of Ukraine «On legal status of foreigners and stateless persons» foreigners and stateless persons who in obedience to law arrived to Ukraine for employment and received a temporary residence permit shall be deemed as lawfully residing on the territory of Ukraine for the period of employment in Ukraine.
Foreigners and stateless persons or the authorized representatives of the receiving party (employees who were appointed with administrative document of the receiving party as a responsible for issuing all documents which confirm the foreigner’s or stateless person’s right to stay in Ukraine) who submitted a written application to the competent authorities considered as receivers of administrative service of issuing the temporary residence permit.
According to the paragraph 4 of article 5 of Law of Ukraine «On legal status of foreigners and stateless persons» the grounds for issuing a permit for temporary residence in the case when foreigners arrived to Ukraine for employment are an application of a foreigner or a stateless person, a valid medical insurance, a permit for employment of foreigners and stateless persons, and the employer's obligation to inform the central executive body implementing the state policy on migration and the state employment service on early termination or termination of employment agreement (contract) with a foreigner or a stateless person.