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Applications for Spanish citizenship soar in the wake of Brexit

 
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Sandra Piddock

It’s not easy to become a Spanish citizen – first, you have to take two exams, one to test your familiarity with Spanish life and culture, and a second to assess your command of the Spanish language. Then there’s the usual paper trail, and it all costs somewhere in the region of €700.

However, since June, when the UK voted to leave the EU, applications have soared from 70 in the first half of 2016 to 423 since the June referendum.

So, would you consider taking Spanish citizens to secure your residential status in Spain?

There’s more on the story here: http://elpais.com/elpais/2017/03/29/inenglish/1…

Posted April 1st