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Travel document


(This article expired 19.01.2014 / 14:00.)

Persons older than 15 years of age must travel with their own travel document. Exception is given to spouses travelling on the basis of a family passport, however, the family passport must contain a photograph of each person registered in it.

Children below 15 years of age travelling unaccompanied must possess their own travel document with a photograph corresponding to their current appearance.

The travel document must have been issued within last ten years and must be valid at least 90 days after the intended departure from the Czech Republic/Schengen area.

You are obliged to present a travel document, which allows you to return to the state:

  • whose citizen you are;
  • that has issued the travel document (this applies e.g. to stateless persons);
  • where you hold a residence permit.