April' 2016 | Archive | Blog
The number of foreign citizens moving to Switzerland for starting a business or for employment reasons who are required to obtain a residence, respectively work permit has risen a lot. The number of those wanting to apply for citizenship has also increased. In 2014, the Parliament has proposed new changes to the naturalization legislation which is why foreigners moving to the country now face different requirements if they also want to obtain a Swiss passport. The new law will become effective starting with April, 2016. Below you can find how to obtain Swiss citizenship in 5 steps.