Please be informed that illegal crossing of the border of the Republic of Lithuania incurs criminal responsibility under the laws of Lithuania. Foreigners seeking for asylum in Lithuania can legally apply by submitting an application at border checkpoints of Lithuania or, having arrived in Lithuania by legal means, at the Migration Department.

Citizenship of the Republic of Lithuania
Created: 2015.09.09 / Updated: 2020.12.02 14:51

The main legal act regulating the issues of the citizenship of the Republic of Lithuania is the Law on Citizenship of the Republic of Lithuania.

For more detailed information on  citizenship of the Republic of Lithuania see web site of the Migration Department under the Ministry of Interior.