Department of Foreigners' Residence, South Moravian Region, Brno

Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

Last updated: 6/12/2024


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 advice and interpretation services provided by the Diocesan Charity of Brno.


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!

Details about the workplace:

  • The office is located on the first floor. A large waiting area is available with two queue number machines, an information desk, and toilets.
  • Straight ahead and to the left are counters for EU citizens and their families, to the right are counters for third-country citizens and biometrics.
  • On the ground floor, there's a smaller waiting area, open daily from 6:00, with vending machines and toilets.
  • The office has a beverage and snack machine, a changing table, and a kids' area.
  • There's also an information desk.
  • Parking is available nearby. First hour is free, afterward, it's paid (except for free spots).


  • Czech

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 – 17:00
  • Tuesday: 8:00 – 14:00
  • Wednesday: 8:00 – 17:00
  • Thursday: 8:00 – 14:00
  • Friday: based on appointment
  • 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.
  • The building has an elevator.
  • This location has female staff.
  • Separate and barrier-free toilets for men and women.


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


Tuřanka 1554/115b, 627 00 Brno