The resident of a partner (a spouse or even a spouse)

In span of increasingly growing wide range of mixed families (when citizens of Lithuania get hitched with residents of international states), the situation of a twin citizenship and the possibilities for acquiring the citizenship of Lithuania by way of a spouse of a resident of Lithuania becomes crucial.

A marriage with a citizen of a foreign state, the latter (husband or a wife of a citizen of Lithuania) may be granted the citizenship of Lithuania after 7 years of the permanent residence in Lithuania with the citizen of Lithuania if a citizen of Lithuania registers.

A husband of a wife of a citizen of Lithuania may apply for granting the citizenship of Lithuania after 7 years of the permanent residence in Lithuania.

In a few situations, a husband of the spouse of the resident of Lithuania may submit an application for giving the citizenship of Lithuania early in the day. For instance, a spouse of a spouse of a resident of Lithuania may apply for giving the citizenship of Lithuania after five years in case there is enrollment for the wedding by having a deportee that is former political prisoner or a kid of these individuals created in exile, or if the alien resided permanently in Lithuania by having a partner (a resident of Lithuania) that passed away for at the least one year. Continue reading