Update on the opening days of the Decentralized Services during the holiday season
The Civil Status Directorate of Athens (Ipatias 6) will not be open to the public for submitting applications for citizenship (Law.4332/2015) as well as for naturalization from Monday 17/12/2018 until Wednesday 9/1/2019.
The Civil Status Directorate of Central and Western Attica (Favierou 58) will also not be open to the public for citizenship applications (Law.4332/2015) as well as naturalization applications from Monday 24/12/2018 until Wednesday 9/1/2019.
The Civil Status Directorate of Northern & Eastern Attica will receive applications in person for citizenship (Law 4332/2015) as well as for naturalization as normal except for the public holidays (Tuesday 25/12/2018 and Tuesday 1/1/2019).
The Civil Status Directorate of Southern Attica, Piraeus and Islands will not receive applications in person for citizenship (Law 4332/2015 Birth- School) from Monday 17/12/2018 until Thursday 10/1/2019.
*Attention, in light of the upcoming deadline 31/12/2018 during these periods you can still send your applications for citizenship (Law. 4332/2015 Birth-School) by registered mail or courier. Please remember to keep your receipt. The registry of the services will also be accepting supporting documents for citizenship and naturalization.
In regard to the Immigration Directorates of Athens, Central & Western Athens, Northern & Eastern Attica, Southern Attica, Piraeus and the Islands, the services will remain open to the public except on the pubic holidays 25 and 26 December 2018 (with a reservations for the 24 and 31 December) and on the 1st January 2019.