Naturalisation and citizenship in Uruguay

Hello everyone,

What are the requirements for acquiring citizenship in Uruguay? For example, length of residence, language requirements, employment etc..

What formalities are involved in the process?

What is the policy on dual-citizenship in Uruguay? Do you have to give up your former nationality?

What are the advantages and benefits of acquiring Uruguayan citizenship, in your opinion?

Thank you for sharing your experience.


Hi Bhavna,

It's not that difficult at all, but obviously you have to be committed to live over here. This article might be of good help to you. Hope you like it. … izenship/.