The government filing fees for the EU Blue Card are lowered in 2019 from € 582 to € 285. The government fee for the renewal application of the EU Blue Card is also €285. The fee for the dependent partner to stay with the EU Blue Card holder is raised per 1 January 2019 from € 240 to € 271. The fee for a dependent child is raised from € 51 to € 57. Click here to have a view on the complete government filing fee list.