Issuing of classification deferral to naturalized persons
Prerequisites and required supporting documents for the issue of classification deferral to naturalized persons.
- Copies of the relevant certificates of the competent authorities stating the acquisition of Greek nationality and oath taking date
- Application of issuing of classification deferral to naturalized persons
The interested party must have acquired Greek nationality by naturalisation.
Citizens visit the KEP of their choice to apply for the issuing of a classification deferral certificate for naturalized persons, presenting the required documentation.
The KEP employee receives and checks the documents that are presented by the citizen. If, during check, a missing or uncomplete document is discovered, the employee informs the citizen and refrains from submitting the Application.
The employee fills in the electronic Application and creates a new folder in the KEP Information System. The citizen has the possibility, if he wishes it, to declare his mobile phone number and thus to be informed by SMS for the complemetion of the request. Finally, the employee hands to the citizen a request submission certificate in which the number of the request file is written.
The Employee of the KEP sends to the Competent Entity the file of the case (which includes both the application and the supporting documents) in one of the accepted ways (email, fax, courier, post, etc).
The employee of the KEP receives the final Document immediately from the Competent Entity and notifies the citizen (via sms or telephone) for him to come and take it.
Citizens visit the KEP and receive the classification deferral certificate for naturalized persons.
Notes and Clarifications
The submission of the evidence can be done in person or by proxy, or by registered letter to the competent Military Office. In the case of postal delivery, the effective date is that of mailing. The supporting documents for granting the deferral are submitted within three (3) months from the date of the oath taking.