The European Union, its Member States and Europeans across the continent are mobilised in support of people fleeing the war in Ukraine. We are working on all fronts to support Ukraine with assistance, humanitarian aid and civil protection. This specific initiative wants to support researchers of Ukraine by providing them with an overview of all existing actions at European and national levels.



This information is also available in:

Ukrainian | українська

In order to provide the research community with useful and up-to-date information, this section will be updated regularly based on the evolution of the situation and the needs to address.

Find useful information in Austria

On this website you can search for foreign/Ukraine representatives in Austria.


The Federal Ministry of the Interior (mainly in German) provides an overview of the current entry and residence conditions for Ukrainian citizens. The following questions will be answered there:

  • At which Austrian embassy or consulate general can Ukrainian nationals apply for (initial) visas (where required)?
  • Can Ukrainian nationals have their visas extended in Austria?
  • Can Austrian residence permits be renewed in Austria (because a return journey is currently not possible)?
  • What happens if a Ukrainian national’s legal period of stay in Austria has expired but return to Ukraine is currently not possible?

Detailed FAQs in German and English are also available on the above-mentioned page.


Member States and Associated countries

The Commission and EU Member States work together at all levels to channel humanitarian and civil protection support to Ukraine and neighbouring countries. Below you can find an overview of the most useful information per country: