EU citizens and entry to the Czech Republic (proof of temporary residence)

The ban on entry into the territory of the Czech Republic from 30 March 2020 does not apply to EU and EEA citizens who temporarily reside in the Czech Republic and are able to prove it.

Valid until April 5, 2020 !!!

Other exceptions .: model_situations_overview_29.3.2020

An EU citizen with temporary residence on the territory of the Czech Republic has to prove his residency by one of the following valid documents:

  • Confirmation of temporary residence on the territory of CZ;
  • Confirmation of permanent residence on the territory of CZ;
  • Health insurance card of the Czech health insurance;
  • Contract of purchase, lease or rent of property on the territory of CZ;
  • Work contract with an employer on the territory of CZ
  • Trade license issued in CZ;
  • Certificate of Incorporation where the EU citizen is stated as a statutory representative or statutory body;
  • Confirmation of study on the territory of CZ.

Attention please – for entry via the airport are allowed only following documents – Confirmation of temporary residence on the territory of CZ,  Confirmation of permanent residence on the territory of CZ or Health insurance card of the Czech health insurance. 

The EU citizens with a residence permit on the territory of the Czech Republic who enters the CZ territory has an obligation to contact his / her doctor and undergo a 14-day long quarantine.

Source and other information at the webpage of MVČR.

RECOMMENDATION

Given the current situation, we appeal to all EU and EEA citizens living in the Czech Republic to obtain a temporary residence permit at the relevant “OAMP MOI”. The application can be submitted by post now. Include all the necessary documents that are listed here -> https://www.mvcr.cz/mvcren/article/temporary-residence.aspx (the OAMP will probably require a copy of your passport). It is necessary to stay in the Czech Republic during the application. If “OAMP” requires personal participation, they will contact you.

If you need help with the application, please contact us.

MOVING!

Part of the services of our centre will move to a new address during December.

The Centre for Foreigners JMK will be closed for visits from 15.12 until 19.12. If you will need to contact our infocentre during these days, you can write to cizincijmk@jmk.cz or call +420 734 510 213.

The Adaptation-integration courses of 16.12 will take place without change at our former address.

If your Czech language course would change addresses, you will get information from your teacher.

Legal and social consultations will not be available from 15.12.2022 until 16.1.2023 in the offices at Mezírka 1, but in offices of our partners OPU and Diecézní Charita Brno. We will inform you of the place of consultation when you reserve a meeting.

Our infocentre will be at the new address Kounicova 13 from 20.12. It will only take you 3 additional minutes to get there. Od 20.12.

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