REGISTRY OF ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES
IN MUNICIPULITY OF GJAKOVËS

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Acquiring citizenship by naturalization of the minor child of a naturalized person

Directorate of General Administration

Purpose: The purpose of the procedure is acquisition of Kosovo citizenship.

Description: Applicants have to apply for citizenship acquisition at the Admission Office. The request is made by a parent of the minor (if under 18 years) or the legal representative. The completed application is sent to the Ministry of Internal Affairs where the central committee on citizenship will decide whether conditions for citizenship acquisition have been met. Once the Minister issues the decision, the Civil Status officer implements that decision.

Legal basis

Validity of procedure administrative: Permanent

Information requested

  • Name (parent's name) Surname
  • General information on parents (name and surname, residence, nationality, profession)
  • Current Residence

Anticipated time within which must be answered for procedure (days): 180

Documents requested

  • Birth Certificate (Original)
  • Valid official documents of parents, in order to prove their identity (Copy)
  • Written statement of parents who agree with the request for citizenship (Original)
  • Written statement of a child over 14 years and up to 18 years old (Original)
Free of charge

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