FAQ – Frequently asked questions
Swiss citizenship / Naturalization
Questions about regular naturalisation
Questions about facilitated naturalisation
I have a Swiss mother or a Swiss father, but I am not a Swiss citizen. Do I have a possibility of facilitated naturalisation?In certain cases, the Nationality Act (Art. 31a, Art. 31b, Art. 58a, Art. 58b) allows for facilitated naturalisation. For further information, please contact the Federal Office for Migration, Naturalisation Section, Quellenweg 6, 3003 Berne-Wabern ( email) or, if you are resident abroad, the relevant Swiss representation.
Questions about dual nationality
I am a Swiss citizen and would like to acquire a second nationality. Can I keep my Swiss nationality?