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Acquisition of Ukrainian citizenship by territorial origin

According to Article 8 of the Law of Ukraine "On Citizenship of Ukraine" person, which itself, or at least one parent, grandparent, family (full and half) brother or sister, son or daughter, grandson or granddaughter were born or resided up to 24 August 1991 on the territory that became the territory of Ukraine according to the Law of Ukraine "On Succession of Ukraine", or who themselves, or at least one parent, grandparent, family (full and half) brother or sister were born or resided in other areas, belonged at the time of their birth or during their stay at the Ukrainian National Republic, the West Ukrainian National Republic, Ukrainian State, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, the Trans-Carpathian Ukraine, the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic (SSR), and is a stateless person or foreigner, who filed an obligation to terminate foreign citizenship and had applied for citizenship of Ukraine, as well as his minor children of registered citizens of Ukraine. 

Foreigners who are nationals (citizens) of several states, serving an obligation to terminate the citizenship of these states. 

Foreigners who are granted refugee status or asylum in Ukraine in Ukraine, instead of the obligation to terminate foreign citizenship submit a declaration of renunciation person who was granted refugee status or asylum in Ukraine in Ukraine of foreign citizenship. 

A child who was born or permanently resident in the territory of the USSR (or at least one of his parents, grandfather or grandmother were born or resided in the territories belonging to Ukraine and is a stateless person or foreigner, which are relatively obligation to terminate foreign citizenship, registered as a citizen of Ukraine at the request of a parent or guardian or trustee. 

A child born in the Ukraine after the 24 August 1991 and not acquired by birth the citizenship of Ukraine and is a stateless person or foreigner, which are relatively obligation to terminate foreign citizenship, registered as a citizen of Ukraine at the request of one of his legal representatives. 

Aliens who have filed an obligation to terminate foreign citizenship, must submit this document, issued by the competent authority of the State, to the authority of Ukraine for two years from the date of registration of citizens of Ukraine. If foreigners, having all the laws of that state the grounds for obtaining such a document, for reasons independent of them can not get it, they file a declaration of renunciation of foreign citizenship. 

Presentation of the obligation to terminate foreign citizenship is not required from foreigners who are nationals (citizens) of the states whose laws provide for automatic termination of citizenship of persons (nationality) of these states simultaneously with the acquisition of citizenship of another country, or if international agreements of Ukraine to other states, the nationality of the foreigners for termination of citizenship of persons of these states simultaneously with the acquisition of citizenship of Ukraine, as well as from persons who are granted refugee status or asylum in Ukraine in Ukraine and stateless persons. 

The acquisition of citizenship of Ukraine in the cases provided for in this Article is the date of registration of the person acquiring the citizenship of Ukraine. 
A person who acquired the citizenship of Ukraine and submitted a declaration of renunciation of foreign citizenship, must return the passport of a foreign state to the competent authorities of that State. The requirement of taking the obligation to return the passport of a foreign state shall not apply to persons who are granted refugee status or asylum in Ukraine in Ukraine.

In the absence of documents confirming the fact of residence or birth to August 24, 1991 in the territory, which became the territory of Ukraine according to the Law of Ukraine "On Succession of Ukraine", or in other territories that were part of at the time of his birth or during its residence in the Ukrainian People's Republic Western Ukrainian National Republic, Ukrainian State, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, the Trans-Carpathian Ukraine, the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic (SSR), or documents proving the relevant relationship, to process the acquisition of citizenship of Ukraine filed a decision of the court.

Legal company "Yustikon" With years of experience, offers a full range of legal services for the acquisition of Ukrainian citizenship. 

The list of basic services: 
advice on the acquisition of Ukrainian citizenship; 
preparation of necessary documents; 
representation of clients in filing the necessary documents to the bodies of the State Migration Service; 
representation of clients for the duration of processing the acquisition of citizenship of Ukraine;

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