Immigration law

Visa, residency, citizenship

BREXIT ALERT – the Ministry of Interior issues its recommendations

The Ministry of Interior has published recommendation for British citizens living in the Czech Republic. The Ministry recommends all UK citizens to apply for either Certificate of Temporary Residence if they intend to stay in the country for more than three months or Continue reading

Aliens Act Amendment – what should you do before it comes into force on August 15th, 2017?

On August 15, 2017 crucial changes in the Alliens Act are coming into force, we would like to point out the most significant changes: Continue reading

Study visa in the Czech Republic

If you plan to study in the Czech Republic for more than 3 months and if you are coming from a country outside of EU, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Iceland, you need to apply for a long-term visa or a long-term residence permit for the purpose of studies in the Czech Republic.

When can you apply directly for a long-term residence permit? Continue reading

Do you need visa to come to the Czech Republic?

If you are a citizen of the EU, Iceland, Norway, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland or citizen/holder of travel documents of a state, with which there exists visa-free regime you may stay temporarily in the Czech Republic/Schengen area without a visa. But if you are coming from other countries, you need to apply for a visa. There are two types of visa depending on how long are you planning to stay: a short term and a long term visa. Continue reading