The current LOTE number in the Alicante office is:
If the LOTE number on your collection certificate is lower than the current number, then your TIE cards are ready for collection.
CLICK HERE to see the address of the collection office. It is open in the mornings.
No appointment is necessary and there is a large, free car park next to the office. Avoid going on Thursdays as there is a market on and parking is very difficult.
All you need to take for collection is your passport, your collection certificate and if you are updating your current residency card/certificate, you will need to take that.
*this article will be updated regularly as changes to the legislation occur and when new information comes to light. Be sure to check back to see new updates.