Czech Citizenship (Naturalisation)

Citizens that have for at least 5 years (10 years until 2005) held a right for permanent residence and have resided in the Czech Republic for most of that time, can apply for Czech naturalization, if they can prove they have or will lose their original citizenship upon being granted Czech citizenship, is of good character and can prove proficiency in the Czech language. Parents can apply for their children under 15 years of age.

The residence requirement can be waived if the person has a permanent residence permit and;

was born on the territory of the Czech Republic, or
has lived there for at least 10 years continuously, or
has held Czech citizenship before, or
was adopted by a Czech citizen, or
his or her spouse is a Czech citizen, or
at least one of his or her parents is a Czech citizen, or
has relocated to the Czech Republic before 31 December 1994 based on the invitation of the Czech government, or
is stateless or has the status of refugee in the Czech Republic

Ask Philip Gamble whether you (or your children) have a claim to British nationality.

Learn more about these routes to British Nationality: is a specialist UK Nationality and British Citizenship site offering an online search and assessment. Claims to hold a British Passport can be complex and the site offers a quick, simple search to give you the answers. While many people qualify for the UK Ancestry Visa based on holding a Commonwealth passport with a UK born grandmother or grandfather, we have found that if you have a grandparent born in the UK, or if your mother is British or your father is British, then there are several scenarios where you can claim British Nationality and the right to hold a British Passport. This stems from Britain’s collection of British Colonies, British Protectorates and British Protected States in the middle of last century and the Nationality rules concerning what are now the countries of the Commonwealth.