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Questions tagged [eu-citizens]

For questions pertaining to citizens of the European Union member states - where the specific country (eg Spain) is not important, but where rules for EU members as a whole may be distinct.

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What is the difference between Employment card and Blue card of Czech Republic ?

Need to travel to Prague for employment. I'm very confused about whether I should I apply for a blue card or an Employment card
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Preparation for moving to Prague: what comes first?

I'm an 18 year old software developer from The Netherlands interested in moving to Prague. I'm wondering in which order I should go about moving to Prague in terms of getting visas, work permits, ...
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Costs of life for 12 month stay in Southern Poland

It seems that I'll be staying for a year or more at Southern Poland (actually Upper Silesia's capital city -- Katowice). What are the medium costs of living there? I perfectly understand that these ...
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12+ month business stay in Spain — cost of life

I'm offered a 12+ month long freelance work in Alicante, Spain with €3160 per month after tax. I know that this is a good salary, but I'd like to know how much of this I'll spend for everyday costs of ...
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Bringing wife, children, and mother to Germany [closed]

I need some help. I am a British national and live and work in Germany. I have four children, 9/7/5/1 years old who are British citizens by descent and have British passports. My wife and my mother ...
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Maternity in Sweden, on short notice

I have a postdoc position in Sweden starting January next year, and signed the contract already. My fiance and I (we're both German nationals) planned to move to Sweden, me in January, she by the end ...
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UK immigration application: Evidence / Proof that I lived there (EU citizen, no passport stamps)

I want to apply for UK citizenship, I am an EU national and have studied in the UK for 6 years, with one year interruption (so: 1 year, abroad for a year, and then another 5 years in the UK). My ...
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What are the exact conditions under which an EU citizen may be entitled to bring his (elderly) parents into the EU?

Assuming one is an EU citizen, under which condition are their (non-EU) elderly parents treated as "EU Family Members"? E.g. the Czech Ministry of the Interior says the following: descendant or ...
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When my working contract terminates, am I still covered by NHS?

When I finish my work contract in the UK, can I still visit a GP paid by the NHS before I leave the country? In my case it is still within the same calendar month.
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How is an EEA national processed if he/she applies for entry to the UK under the UK immigration rules rather than EEA regulations?

The home Office Website states: EUN1.10 Can EEA nationals apply under the Immigration Rules? Yes. If an EEA national wishes to apply under the immigration rules, they are entitled to do so. ...
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EU citizen, permanent resident in UK, applying for British citizenship

I'm a EU citizen living in the UK since 2001. In 2014 I obtained the permanent residency certificate for EU/EEA citizens, using application form EEA(PR). This form asks to prove whether the applicant ...
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European bank account [closed]

I am looking for a good bank account with mobile banking. I move a lot and have clients from e.g. Spain and Italy. I am an EU citizen and mostly move around the Eurozone. There is no point in opening ...
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Working as a freelancer as a recently returned French citizen having never worked in France before

My wife is a French citizen with passport who has recently returned to France after not living here since she was a child. She works full time as a freelance artist, and currently only for American ...
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Polish citizen wants to move to England with non-EU citizen wife [duplicate]

I'm a Polish citizen and my wife-to-be is Colombian. We've lived in the USA for 3 years (legally, just in case someone asked) and we want to move to UK after we get married. How can my future wife get ...
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What does the optional UK residence permit for EU/EFTA nationals look like?

A friend of mine, a Swedish national, is moving to London, and has decided to apply for an optional residence permit, info about which is found here https://www.gov.uk/eea-registration-certificate My ...
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Is it possible as an EU citizen to get a driver's license in Germany without knowing German?

I'm an EU citizen. Is it possible for me to get a driver's license in Germany without knowing German? I don't already have a driver's license.
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Can I bring my girlfriend to Germany for 6 months?

I'm a Greek PhD student living and studying in London. In one year from now I am required to do a "secondment" in a certain university in Germany which has a six-month duration. Having a Greek ...
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Applying for eea family permit for the children of the non-eea spouse of an EEA national

I am a non-eea spouse of a Hungarian citizen. We are based here in the UK and I have a residence card. Is it possible to apply an EEA family permit to my children (15 and 13 years old). They are my ...
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Rights of EU/EC permanent residents - can I formally move?

I'm a permanent resident of an EU member state, but not yet a citizen of that country as the process will take another year or so (bureaucracy, sigh). So, I don't think I qualify as an "EU national" ...
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EU Citizens living and working in the UK, and current / pre-existing rules for permanent status?

With the UK not yet having triggered Article 50, and there being enough potential issues (legal and political) that it looks like nothing may happen before the Autumn at the earliest, most likely it'...
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Brexit - What happens to EU citizens holding EEA Registration Certificate [duplicate]

Please note this is not a duplicate question to the other one here Other similar question. Since the results are out confirming Brexit, what would happen to EU citizens currently wokring and leaving ...
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Can I sue an embasssy for failing to consider my request for family reunification?

As an EU citizen, I have the right to reunite with my family members, even if they are non-EU citizens. So if an embassy isn't fulfilling their responsibilities and never gives a valid reason for not ...
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EEA spouse residence card refused. What can I do? [closed]

My wife is British and also an EEA national exercising her treaty right. We came back to UK and I applied for a residence card but has been refused on the grounds that I did not prove my wife's ...
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Getting family permit form for non-EEA spouse in UK

I am an Irish (EEA) National, married to an Australian, living in Canada, and job-hunting in the UK. As I understand it, my wife will need a EEA family permit to come to the UK with me. My question:...
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I have a friend in Belgium that wants to move here to the US. She has a passport. We are trying to figure out how do do this

I have a friend in Belgium that wants to move here to the US. She has a passport. She does work at the UN there, but is not in a professional field. And where she is moving to, there are no (UN) ...
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Foreign wife of British citizen in Spain

I am a 79 year old British Citizen living permanently in Spain with my 58 year old Russian born wife who holds a Russian passport. We both hold an NIE number and have registered the Padron. We don´t ...
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What are the restrictions on Romanian citizens in the EU?

I am a Romanian citizen and I would like to know what are the restrictions on Romanian citizens in the EU? I understand that Romanians needed work permits in some of the countries in the EU until ...
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EEA Family permit application… please help

My wife is filling our her EEa FP and on the EEA National page there is this question "what is your permanent residential address and contact details" my question is who's address do we put there the ...
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Immigrating to UK after New Zealand same-sex marriage

I'm a dual citizen - I maintain both Irish and Australian passports. I currently live in Australia with my boyfriend. If we were to be married in New Zealand (a country that allows same sex marriage) ...
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EEA family permit & EEA National Registration Certificate Number

Good day all. I am polish national living in UK. My wife is about to apply for an EEA FP to join me. In the application they ask for my EEA National Registration Certificate Number, I do not have ...
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Living with relatives & friends for an indefinite amount of time in Spain as an EU citizen

I'm about to travel to Spain in order to visit relatives and friends there. I am an Austrian citizen. I don't have any definite plans about how long my trip will last in total as well as how long I ...
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Bulgarian permanent residence and citizenship

I married a Bulgarian girl, and I will apply for visa D and apply for family residence there. Can i know exactly how many years I need to get permanent residence and citizenship? I searched a lot but ...
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Validity after leaving France of the “Carte de séjour membre de famille d'un citoyen de l'union”

Assume a European Union citizen who is not a citizen of France has moved to France for a period longer than 90 days, with his or her spouse. The spouse is not an EU citizen, and has received a carte ...
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Non EU-citizen spouse working rights

I'm non EU citizen and I will marry Italian girl soon. So I need to know if I've the right to work in another EU country without the need of that my wife move me. I want to work in Germany and my ...
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UK visa for pregnant partner

I'm a EU citizen residing in the UK. I have an european passport so I'm allowed to live and work here. My girlfriend of four months is Brazilian and her visa is expiring in two months and we've ...
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As an EEA national in the UK for 5+ years, how do you get a “permanent residence card” or “document that shows you have permanent residence”?

If you're thinking of applying to become a British Citizen, two of the requirements are: been granted indefinite leave to stay in the UK (this means there’s no specific date that you have to ...
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Getting Irish visa/work permit with EU residence permit?

I am a EU Citizen(Finland). My husband is having permanent residence permit in Finland.Now he got a job in Ireland.Does he need visa/work permit to work in Ireland? Does My EU citizenship help him to ...
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English speaker finding work in Netherlands [duplicate]

I am 19, I have Scottish qualifications (No University degree/College diploma) and the only work experience I carry is a paperboy. I do know more than the basics of Dutch as I have Dutch friends and ...
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How can my non-EU citizen wife settle with me in the UK?

I am an EU citizen, married to non-EU citizen. We currently live in the Caribbean and are planning on moving shortly to London. What will I have to do to enable my wife to accompany, and stay with ...
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British Citizenship law for EU citizens?

If an EU citizen want to get British citizenship, does he have to live 5 years in UK to be eligible or there are any relaxed rules for the EU citizens (not married to any British citizen). Also if an ...
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EEA Family Permit Refused for Mother-In-Law - next steps?

I have my grand mother who is around 80 and lives in India with my brother. My mom is a Portuguese national and she sponsored my dad to come to UK as my dad holds Indian citizenship. Advised by ...
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Can I stay in the EU longer than 90 days while waiting for my British Passport?

I’m American and British citizen by descent, but I haven’t received my British passport yet. I’ve read about fines, or even being branded an illegal alien if you overstay the 90-limit. I’ve submitted ...
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EU citizen moving to Sweden- declaration?

Let's say a guy with a European ID moves to Sweden. Does he need to declare anything to anyone, or can he just rent a place (assuming you already know a person who would rent it) and live there? If ...
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Don't understand the Schengen area visa system, for staying Denmark? Not sure if I have overstayed?

I am a British citizen, have a British passport. I don't know if I have overstayed in Denmark, very confused as I thought originally as a UK citizen I could stay there for as long as wanted unless I ...
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An EEA returning to original country does “EU law” or “Domestic law” for Family Reunification

My wife is German, we have been living in Mexico (I am Mexican) and she got a job in Belgium. As we understand: in our case, Family Reunification will be governed by "EU law" since she is an EEA ...
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Returning goods bought online in Poland as foreigner

I am a Czech national living just at the Polish border. I want to buy a laptop online at Polish online store called Morele.net. The store offers the goods to be sent to a Polish post office for pickup ...
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EEA Family permit for dependent child

I am an Indian citizen and my age is 25. I'm student and graduated from a reputed university of U.K. I came back to India after completing my degree and a week before my student visa was supposed to ...
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More than one job/type of work as EU citizen in the Netherlands

I'm going to move to the Netherlands. I have a full-time working contract valid 1 year. I will not be able to join the "Higly skilled migrant" scheme. Is it possible for me to also work as a ...
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How to make a marriage certificate valid in the EU (if it was issued in a third country)?

EU law says non-EU spouses of EU citizens enjoy free movement rights. They can move to an EU country* with their partner and work there without a visa. What are the requirements for a marriage ...
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How can i buy car in the UK as a european student?

I'm an European student living and studying as an undergraduate in the UK, my question is how can I buy myself a car, what is the procedure, what type of taxes I have to pay. Where I should ...