Why become a citizen of Luxembourg?


You may already know you’re eligibile for Luxembourg citizenship through your ancestry, but maybe you still have some questions as to why you’d go forward with the process.

The reasons may surprise you. Learn some new things about Luxembourg.

There are currently 3 procedures for eligible candidates to obtain Luxembourg Dual Citizenship.

The below gives a quick overview of the luxembourg nationality & luxembourg dual citizenship proccess:

Recover Luxembourg Citizenship

(Article 89 – Pre-Qualified Candidates Only)

For pre-qualified candidates who applied by mail for a Luxembourg Ancestor Certificate before 12/31/2018. If you did not submit your initial application before the December 31, 2018 deadline, you are no longer eligible to apply.
-You’ve received a Luxembourg Ancestor Certificate in the mail (see image)
-You must travel to Luxembourg before December 31, 2020. We can help!
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Acquire Luxembourg Citizenship

(Article 7 – Paternal Lineage Only)

-You have a direct line Luxembourg male ancestor born in Luxembourg prior to 1940?
-AND, Your Luxembourgish last name has passed from father to son for each and every generation in your blood line up until your father and then passed onto you (the applicant)
-OR, The above applies to your mother and you were born after January 1, 1969
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Luxembourg Citizenship by Option

(Parent or Grandparent born in Luxembourg)

-An individual whose parent or adoptive parent is or was a Luxembourgish citizens and that citizenship was not passed on to them at birth or
-An individual whose grandparent is or was a Luxembourgish citizen and that citizenship was not passed on to their parent.
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