blue-check New regulations on permanent residence registration, temporary residence registration

Circular No. 55/2021/TT-BCA dated May 15th, 2021 of the Ministry of Public Security on elaborating the Residence Law
Posted: 9/6/2021 7:24:13 AM | Latest updated: 28/6/2021 10:05:11 AM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5224 | Vietlaw: 515

This Circular elaborates 2020 Residence Law regarding permanent residence registration, temporary residence registration and temporary absence declaration.

According to Article 5 of this Circular, persons living at locations or in areas currently placed under quarantine for epidemic prevention and control shall be temporarily ineligible to change their places of residence from the start to the end of such quarantine measure.

A citizen who moves to a place of residence located in the same commune-level administrative unit shall visit the registration authority to update information on his/her current place of residence without having to register permanent residence/temporary residence again

Foreigners granted Vietnamese citizenship must have a decision on granting Vietnamese citizenship of the President of Vietnam when they apply for permanent residence registration for the first time.

For Vietnamese citizens who reside overseas and use passports or other documents replacing passports issued by foreign countries to enter Vietnam, their permanent residence registration must have documentary proof of Vietnamese citizenship and written acceptance of permanent residence registration by the immigration authorities.

The issued family registries, temporary residence registries shall be revoked at the same time when citizens carry out a procedure for permanent residence registration, temporary residence registration, household separation, etc. from July 1st, 2021.

This Circular takes effect from July 1st, 2021 and replaces Circular No. 35/2014/TT-BCAstatus1 dated September 9th, 2014.

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Published Vietlaw's Newsletter No. 515
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