Citizenship by adoption

Citizenship by adoption

The issue of obtaining Ukrainian citizenship causes a number of controversial discussions among both lawyers and clients. On the Internet, you can find a lot of information that can confuse you.

Pravelon LLC lawyers have more than 10 years of experience, especially in matters of acquiring Ukrainian citizenship.


Pravelon does not sell Ukrainian citizenship.


How to get Ukrainian citizenship?

In order to obtain Ukrainian citizenship in connection with acceptance, a foreigner must have certain grounds:

  1. To be married with a citizen of Ukraine for more than 2 years;
  2. Persons who have a permanent residence permit on certain grounds;
  3. Refugees;
  4. Persons without citizenship;
  5. Servicemen of the Armed Forces;
  6. Servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, awarded with a state award;
  7. Persons who have outstanding services to Ukraine;
  8. Persons whose acceptance into Ukrainian citizenship is of state interest for Ukraine;
  9. Other grounds.

Can I buy Ukrainian citizenship?

Pravelon does not sell Ukrainian citizenship.

Based on Ukrainian legislation, acquiring Ukrainian citizenship for money is impossible and illegal.

Can I get Ukrainian citizenship by buying real estate in Ukraine?

No, the legislation of Ukraine does not allow obtaining citizenship by purchasing real estate in Ukraine.

How to get Ukrainian citizenship in connection with the adoption?

Standard requirements: passport scan, documents confirming legal stay in Ukraine, if any, power of attorney to our lawyers. Document requirements may change from time to time.