Obtain the Spanish citizenship / nationality

Spanish nationality

Important: you must obtain both certificates (DELE and CCSE) BEFORE you apply to the Spanish citizenship.

General information about the Spanish citizenship

In October 2015, the following laws will come into effect:

  • Law 12/2015, dated 24 June, to concede the Spanish nationality to Sephardic Jews originating from Spain.
  • Law 19/2015, dated 13 July, about measures regarding administrative reforms in the sector of the Justice and Civil Registry Department, which in its seventh final disclosure regulates the procedure to obtain the Spanish citizenship by residency.

Both laws require passing the two exams developed and administered by the Cervantes Institute as well as Spanish Language Centers recognized by the Cervantes Institute and members of the FEDELE association:

View full information

Preparation courses for the Spanish citizenship


Not sure about which course to choose?

Contact us for a personal counselling. Our staff will help you to find the perfect course for you.