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Immigration and Citizenship

Immigration and Citizenship

Working permits

Becoming a resident


There are different ways to obtain Mexican Citizenship and gain it´s benefits. Each case is unique, and subject to a review of documentation.

You may be eligible to become a citizen under some of the following criteria:

  • Being married to a Mexican Citizen
  • Residing in the country for over 5 years
  • Having children being born in México
  • Being a direct descendant of a Mexican Citizen
  • Being from the Iberian Peninsula or a Latin-American country

The top reasons to gain citizenship are the ability for direct ownership of property, working and investment purposes.