How to Get a Mortgage in the Czech Republic?

#LifeInCzechia Securing a mortgage as a foreigner in the Czech Republic can be challenging but it is possible. This guide provides essential steps, from understanding eligibility requirements and navigating local banking options to preparing necessary documentation, helping you successfully finance your dream property in the Czech Republic. Keep reading!

Everything You Need to Know About Permanent Residence

#ImmiUpdatesCzechia Do you enjoy living in the Czech Republic? Then you should consider a permanent residence. Why? Because it brings many benefits and even saves you money. But how and when can you apply? We will save you all the trouble looking it up. Find out an overview of all the important information in this article.

Driving Licence Exchange: New Rules For Third-Country Nationals

#LifeInCzechia Foreigners residents in the Czech Republic with an EU driving licence can exchange it for a Czech one. But the rules for third-country nationals are a bit different. They are legally obliged to carry a Czech driving licence to drive a motor vehicle in the Czech Republic and to apply for a replacement within three months of being issued with a permanent or long-term residence permit. What changes are there in 2024?

Trade Licence in the Czech Republic: All You Need to Know

#ImmiUpdatesCzechia Would you like to do business in the Czech Republic but you don’t know how? Then all you need is to acquire a trade licence (or “živnostenský list” in Czech). How do you apply for one and under what conditions? Discover all of it in this article and become an entrepreneur today!

Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Czech Republic

#LifeInCzechia Moving to a new country can be an exciting adventure, but it also brings its own set of challenges. As a foreigner in the Czech Republic, taking care of your mental health becomes crucial for a successful and fulfilling experience. When to see a therapist? Is it paid by the insurance company? Let’s find out in our article!

How to Do the Tax Return for 2023 – A Practical Guide

#LifeInCzechia The time for filling your tax returns for 2023 is slowly approaching! The process might be intriguing – what are the key dates? Is it possible to do it online? Do you have to do it even if you’re a student? Let us walk you through the entire process and answer all your questions in this article!

Shifting the Burden: Permanent Residence Applicants Will Pay for Their Own Language Tests

#LifeInCzechia The Czech Ministry of the Interior has announced a significant change in its policy regarding language exams for applicants seeking permanent residence in the Czech Republic. As of the beginning of the new year, the ministry plans to cease issuing and reimbursing vouchers for language exams and increase the price limit for these exams. This change is part of a broader amendment to government regulations aimed at streamlining the process for permanent residence applicants, including those applying through the highly skilled worker scheme and those seeking Czech citizenship. While this move has raised concerns among some individuals, there are strong reasons for supporting this change.

Czech Republic Launches New Government Program – Digital Nomad

#LifeInCzechia After the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the trend of remote online working, the Czech Republic has implemented a program that welcomes a group of highly skilled and top IT workers, known as digital nomads. The government responded to the demands of the job market by allowing companies to hire foreign expert freelancers and facilitating their settlement in the Czech Republic.