July 22, 2008
From 1st July 2008 on, the Foreigners Police will not request from foreigners Extract from Police Record. It will arrange for it by itself.
July 15, 2008
NGO Counselling Centre for Citizenship / Civil and Human Rights (Poradna pro občanství / Občanská a lidská práva) offers its legal advice to foreigners individually every Wednesday from 10a.m. to 5p.m., as well as on the website www.diskriminace.cz in the section "Cizinci" (Foreigners).
June 30, 2008
In relation with the amendment of Law No. 326/1999 Col., on residence of foreigners in the Czech Republic, there will be obligatory exams for demonstration of Czech language competency for obtaining permanent residency in the Czech Republic starting 1 January 2009.