Where to apply
Reclamation of Luxembourgish nationality (open to descendants of a person who held Luxembourgish nationality on 1 January 1900):
The Luxembourg Parliament is currently considering a proposal to extend the deadline for reclaiming Luxembourgish nationality to 31 December 2025.
If you are a resident of Luxembourg City:
All applications and declarations required to obtain Luxembourgish nationality must be submitted to the Bierger-Center in Luxembourg City.
If you reside elsewhere within the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg:
All applications and declarations required to obtain Luxembourgish nationality must be submitted to the municipal office for your usual place of residence.
If you live abroad:
The civil registrar of the City of Luxembourg has the authority to receive all applications and declarations needed to reclaim Luxembourgish nationality or to opt for Luxembourgish nationality.
How to proceed
To apply for Luxembourgish nationality, you must appear in person before the civil registrar of Luxembourg City and submit all of the documents required by law.
Making an appointment
To facilitate the application process for obtaining Luxembourgish nationality, it is strongly recommended that you make an appointment.
To make an appointment, simply send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
In your email, please indicate the time and dates you are available. You can also send us a scan of your documents in PDF format, which will allow us to check in advance if your application is complete.
Frequently Asked Questions
Read the FAQ on acquiring Luxembourgish nationality.