All residents moving to or relocating within Spain have to registered with the local city or town hall (ayuntamiento). This involves paperwork, setting up an appointment, and potentially waiting in lines.
Alternatively, in some cities it's possible to empadronarse online, either through an identity verification system or using the gestor's digital ID certificate (cl@ve).
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The padrón is the single most important evidence of residency – you might even need it before you get a visa or residency. Brits just learned this the hard way with Brexit in 2020. Learn how to empadronarse, the benefits of the padrón, the pitfalls and the documents you'll need to present to complete and renew the empadronamiento in your town or city.