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Green Cards and Blue Cards

Long-term stay permit for the purpose of employment in the Czech Republic in special cases

Green Cards

The green card is a permit for long-term residence for employment purposes in the Czech Republic under special circumstances. A foreigner who has a green card issued for a specific job is entitled to:

  • reside in the Czech Republic and
  • work in a job for which the green card was issued.

More information about green cards.

Frequently asked questions about green cards.

More information about Green Cards you can also find on the website of Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic.


Blue Cards

A blue card issued by the Czech Republic constitutes a long-term stay permit for the purpose of employment in the Czech Republic in special cases. A foreigner holding a blue card may:

  • reside in the Czech Republic and
  • work in the job for which the blue card was issued, or change that job under the conditions defined.

More information about blue cards.

Frequently asked questions about blue cards.