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Simplified naturalisation

Under certain conditions, the foreign spouse or children of a Swiss citizen may qualify for the simplified naturalisation procedure.

Naturalisation of registered partners

Unlike for married spouses, there is no simplified naturalisation procedure for foreign nationals who are registered partners of a Swiss citizen.

Requirements for simplified naturalisation of spouses

Information on simplified naturalisation of children

Submission of naturalisation application

Duration

The simplified naturalisation procedure usually takes about one and a half years on average.

Fees for simplified naturalisation