What are the main requirements?
In order for children to register as a British citizen they must be able to demonstrate that either:
Those who are over the age of 10 applying in either category must also be able to demonstrate that they are of good character.
There are also many other circumstances in which a child can apply to register as British generally on a discretionary basis. If you would like further information regarding these circumstances, then please get in touch.
Adults are also able to register as British citizens in certain situations. These include where:
How we can help?
The requirements of registration are highly prescriptive and the Home Office routinely refuse applications that do not fully comply with the provisions of the British Nationality Act 1981 and guidance. Our highly experienced team of immigration lawyers will assist in preparing and submitting your application to achieve the best possible outcome.
If you’d like to discuss matters further, please email our Immigration team on firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the online enquiry form on this page.