Thanks for your question.
If you are an EEA national and have lived in the UK for a continuous period of five years then you can apply for an permanent residence. You will need to have been in employment, self-employment, studying or self-sufficient in the UK throughout this period.
For your residence in the UK to be considered continuous, you should not be absent from the UK for more than six months each year. If you want to apply for permanent residence you will have to submit form EEA3 (available from the UKBA website).
Similarly your wife can also apply for PR under the same circumstances by submitting form EEA4.
Once you have received PR you can apply (straight away) if you wish for naturalistion, undergo the life in the uk test, undergo the citizenship ceremony and then apply for a UK passport.
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Thank you for your answer Mr. Tom , it is useful for me.
Could you be more precise about the time I have to apply for naturalistion after I'll got PR? I have to wait 1 year,6 months or ...
Thanks again in advance.
Sorry - my oversight - you must have held PR for 12 months before you can apply for Naturalistion.
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