PERMANENT RESIDENCY FOR EU FAMILY MEMBERS
If you have been legally residing in the Czech Republic for at least 2 years and have been the family member of an EU or EEA citizen for at least 1 year out of those 2 years (in which case you resided in the same household for that 1 year), then you are entitled to apply for a permanent residence permit so long as you remain their family member on the date of lodging your application.*
The EU or EEA citizen, from whom you derive your right to reside in the Czech Republic as an EU family member, must be either:
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Documents needed to apply:
(*Please Note: If you have not been an EU/EEA family member for at least 1 year but in total you have been legally residing in the Czech Republic for at least 5 years and are currently an EU/EEA family member regardless of how long, then you are also entitled to apply for a permanent residence permit as the family member of an EU/EEA citizen. The requirements will be similar to those listed above, except instead of proof of 2 years of continuous temporary residence it will be 5 years and instead of proof of being an EU/EEA family member for at least 1 year there is no requirement of length.)