Department of Foreigners' Residence, Prague V, Kolbenova

Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

Last updated: 5/9/2024


This office of the Ministry of the Interior deals with issues related to the stay of foreigners:

  • Applications for extending the stay on a long-term visa,
  • Applications for permission for long-term residence or extension of its validity,
  • Applications for permission for permanent residence,
  • Applications for confirmation of temporary residence on the territory (if you are an EU citizen),
  • Applications for permission for the temporary residence of a family member of an EU citizen or extension of a residence card,
  • Reporting changes of residence or other changes related to your stay in the Czech Republic,
  • Applications for issuance of a residence confirmation.

Other services:

Social and legal counseling provided by the Archdiocesan Charity of Prague

Details about the workplace:

  • This office is wheelchair-accessible; however, access to the building itself is significantly hindered due to ongoing construction around the building.
  • Parking in front of the building is prohibited.
  • The waiting area is on the ground floor (building is marked as KCD4); the reception area with counters is on the second floor.
  • The office has a coffee vending machine and a snack vending machine.


On Fridays, the office hours are reserved for clients with appointments at a scheduled time. Appointments can be made by phone.

The Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic recommends that clients make an appointment before visiting the workplace: clients with appointments are given priority and thus avoid longer waiting times. In extreme cases, walk-in clients may not be served!


  • Czech

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 – 17:00
  • Tuesday: 8:00 – 15:00
  • Wednesday: 8:00 – 17:00
  • Thursday: 8:00 – 15:00
  • Friday: 8:00 – 12:00
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Accessibility and Additional Information:

  • The service is available to everyone.
  • No prior appointment is required.
  • Closed on public holidays.
  • The service is paid.
  • The building is wheelchair-friendly.


  • Phone: +420 974 801 801 (English, Czech)


Kolbenova 942/38a, 190 00, Praha 9