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This website is intended for workers coming from European Union (EU) countries and family members of a citizen of an EU country. Who is a family member of an EU citizen is defined in § 15a and § 180f of Act No. 326/1999 Coll., on the residence of foreigners in the territory of the Czech Republic.

An EU citizen is a citizen of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. Similar rights also apply to citizens of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, and to citizens of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland who are covered by Part Two of the Withdrawal Agreement (Brexit).

A so called close family member of an EU citizen is a family member of a citizen of any of the countries listed above (including a Czech citizen registered for permanent residence) who is:

We also consider a foreigner to be a distant family member of an EU national if they can prove that:

Source: www.mvcr.cz

These groups of persons should be introduced to and summarized their basic rights and obligations that they have in the territory of the Czech Republic (CR). Using the FAQ method, the website attempts to present the most common questions and answers to work and life situations that these persons may encounter in the Czech Republic.

The information provided on this website is indicative only and corresponds to the state of the law as of 1st December 2021.