Welcoming new Luxembourgish citizens

On 20 November 2019, the College of aldermen organised a welcome reception for citizens who recently acquired Luxembourg nationality. Between 1 January and 31 October 2019, of the 5,783 people who applied, 5,026 people were granted Luxembourgish nationality.

Various Acquisitions
111 people acquired nationality by naturalisation, 1,281 by option and 3,634 through the recovery procedure. The largest nationality group receiving Luxembourg citizenship was the French, followed by Brazilians and Belgians.