December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby oluddemc » Wed Jan 04, 2017 12:44 pm

Eligibility criteria: 10 years LR ILR + married to BC
Language criteria met: UK BSc degree
Nationality: Nigerian
Method of application: JCAP NCS Manchester
Date of application: 15/12/2016
Payment method: Credit card
Date of receipt by UKVI/HO: 16/12/2016 (Royal Mail tracking)
Date of acknowledgement: 28/12/2016 (Email)
Date money gone off account: 23/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 02/01/2017 (dated 23/12/2016)
Biometrics done: 03/01/2017
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 15/12/2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby simic » Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:33 pm

Update 1


Eligibility criteria: T1G (5 years) + 1 year ILR
Language criteria met: Masters Degree obtained from USA
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: NCS JCAP - Hillingdon
Date of application: 20th Dec 2016
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 22nd Dec 2016
Date of acknowledgement: 4th Jan 2017 (via email)
Date money gone off account: 4th Jan 2017
Date of letter requesting biometrics:
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports:
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Angie77 » Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:25 pm

Update 1

Eligibility criteria: 5 years RC + 1 year PRC
Language criteria met: Trinity college
Nationality: Brazilian
Method of application: NCS West Lothian
Date of application: 22/12/2016
Payment method: Credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: unknown
Date of acknowledgement:04/01 (by email)
Date money gone off account:04/01
Date of letter requesting biometrics:
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 22/12/2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby bll » Fri Jan 06, 2017 5:28 pm

bll wrote:Eligibility criteria: 5+1 years settled in the UK
Language criteria met: UK PhD degree
Nationality: EU-15
Method of application: registered post
Date of application: 05/12/2016
Payment method: credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 06/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement:15/12/2016 (email) 17/12/2016 (letter by post)
Date money gone off account:12/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics:17/12/2016 (letter by post)
Biometrics done:19/12/2016
Date of approval:pending
Date of ceremony:pending
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Fezu24 » Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:17 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years + 1 ILR
Language criteria met:b1 trinity collage
Nationality:
Method of application:NCS Islington
Date of application:17/12/2016
Payment method: visa debit
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI:20/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement:30/12/2016 (via email)
Date money gone off account:29/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: still waiting :( :( :(
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby CR001 » Sat Jan 07, 2017 9:14 am

A reminder to ALL who contribute on this thread that it is for TIMELINES ONLY. ANY discussion or question posts will be deleted
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby simic » Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:41 am

Update 2


Eligibility criteria: T1G (5 years) + 1 year ILR
Language criteria met: Masters Degree obtained from USA
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: NCS JCAP - Hillingdon
Date of application: 20th Dec 2016
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 22nd Dec 2016
Date of acknowledgement: 4th Jan 2017 (via email)
Date money gone off account: 4th Jan 2017
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 5th Jan 2017
Biometrics done: 7th Jan 2017
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 20th Dec 2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Angie77 » Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:57 pm

Update 2

Eligibility criteria: 5 years RC + 1 year PRC
Language criteria met: Trinity college
Nationality: Brazilian
Method of application: NCS West Lothian
Date of application: 22/12/2016
Payment method: Credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: unknown
Date of acknowledgement:04/01 (by email) 05/01(letter)
Date money gone off account:04/01
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 05/01 dated 03/01
Biometrics done: 06/01
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 22/12/2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby petu_13 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:47 pm

updates in bold

petu_13 wrote:Eligibility criteria: 5+2 years settled in the UK
Language criteria met: UK Masters degree
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: NCS Kingston
Date of application: 09/12/2016
Payment method: Debit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 12/12/2016 (guessing)
Date of acknowledgement: 19/12/2016
Date money gone off account: 14/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 23/12/2016 (letter dated 16-Dec)
Biometrics done: 28/12/2016

Date of approval:pending
Date of ceremony:pending
Date applied for passports:
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby justineW123 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 5:22 pm

updates in bold writing

justineW123"]Eligibility criteria: 9 years IRL
Language criteria met: B1 trinity English exam distinction
Nationality: South African
Method of application: NCS
Date of application: 22nd December 2016
Payment method: Debit card
Date of receipt by UKBA: 23rd December 2016
Date of acknowledgement: 9 January 2016
Date money gone off account: 6 January 2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: waiting...
Biometrics done: N/A
Date of approval: Waiting...
Date of ceremony: Waiting...
Date applied for passports: Waiting...
Date passports received: N/A
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Summertime76 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:07 pm

Update 2 (09/01/17)

Eligibility criteria: PR 6+ years
Language criteria met: TCL B1
Nationality: EEA (A8)
Method of application: AN form by post
Date of application: 15/12/16
Payment method: Credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 16/12/16
Date of acknowledgement: 29/12/16 (e-mail), 09/01/17 (by post, dated 05/01/17)
Date money gone off account: 28/12/16
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 09/01/17 (dated 05/01/17)
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports:
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby VinGam » Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:28 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years residence PR + 1
Language criteria met: GESE B1
Nationality: Italian
Method of application: NCS Southwark
Date of application: 16/12/2016
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 19/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement: 29/12/2016 (email)
Date money gone off account: 28/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: dated 28/12/2016 - Not sure when it arrived. I was on holiday.
Biometrics done: 11/01/2017
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 16/12/2016
Date passports received:
EEA DCPR application timeline
Documents sent: 24.02.16; DCPR received:14.05.16; Total: 80 days
Naturalisation timeline
Document sent: 16.12.16; Document received: 19.12.16; Payment taken: 28.12.16
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Summertime76 » Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:40 pm

Update 3 (11/01/2017)

Eligibility criteria: PR 6+ years
Language criteria met: TCL B1
Nationality: EEA (A8)
Method of application: AN form by post
Date of application: 15/12/16
Payment method: Credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 16/12/16
Date of acknowledgement: 29/12/16 (e-mail), 09/01/17 (by post, dated 05/01/17)
Date money gone off account: 28/12/16
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 09/01/17 (dated 05/01/17)
Biometrics done: 11/01/17
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports:
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby payitforward » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:29 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years Tier 1 + 1 year ILR
Language criteria met: Previous application
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: NCS JCAP
Date of application: 16/12/2016
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 20/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement: 31/12/2016
Date money gone off account: 28/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 31/12/2016
Biometrics done:31/12/2016
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 16/12/2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby mafj » Thu Jan 12, 2017 8:39 pm

Eligibility criteria: 9 3/4 year residence + PRC October 2016 (based on 2007-2012 period)
Language criteria met: Trinity Collage B1
Nationality: Polish - EEA National
Method of application: Cambridgeshire County Council
Date of application: 29/12/2016
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of receipt by UKBA: 30/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement: 10/01/2017 (email)
Date money gone off account: 10/01/2017
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 12/01/2017
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 29/12/2016 (along with Naturalisation application)
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Fezu24 » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:02 pm

Update

Fezu24 wrote:Eligibility criteria: 5 years + 1 Year ILR
Language criteria met:b1 trinity collage
Nationality:
Method of application:NCS Islington
Date of application:17/12/2016
Payment method: visa debit
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI:20/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement:30/12/2016 (via email)
Date money gone off account:29/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics: Letter date 06/01/2017.. Received 11/01/2017
Biometrics done:12/01/2017
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby Madison50 » Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:39 am

Eligibility criteria: 5 years residency + 1 year old EEA PR Certificate
Language criteria met: UK Degree
Nationality: Spanish
Method of application: NCS (JCAP)
Date of application: 31/12/2016
Payment method: Credit Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 05/01/2017 (or 09/01/2017, NCS mixed the tracking number)
Date of acknowledgement: 13/01/2017 (email)
Date money gone off account: 12/01/2017 (reserved)
Date of letter requesting biometrics:
Biometrics done:
Date of approval:
Date of ceremony:
Date applied for passports: 31/12/2016
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby nzvinokona » Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:35 am

Eligibility criteria: 5-Year ILR (Previously dependent of Tier 1) + 3 years post ILR
Language criteria met: B1.1
Nationality: Zimbabwean
Method of application: Postal
Date of application: 2.12.16
Payment method: Card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 5.12.16
Date of acknowledgement: 8.12.16
Date money gone off account: 8.12.16
Date of letter requesting biometrics: 8.12.16
Biometrics done:15 Dec 2016
Date of approval: 13 Jan 2017 (Received 17 Jan 2017)
Date of ceremony: 23 Feb 2017
Date applied for passports:
Date passports received:
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Re: December 2016 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Postby bll » Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:10 pm

bll wrote:
bll wrote:Eligibility criteria: 5+1 years settled in the UK
Language criteria met: UK PhD degree
Nationality: EU-15
Method of application: registered post
Date of application: 05/12/2016
Payment method: credit card
Date of receipt by HO/UKVI: 06/12/2016
Date of acknowledgement:15/12/2016 (email) 17/12/2016 (letter by post)
Date money gone off account:12/12/2016
Date of letter requesting biometrics:17/12/2016 (letter by post)
Biometrics done: 19/12/2016
Date of approval: 17/1/2017 (letter and original documents received by pre-paid special delivery on 19/1/2017)
Date of invitation to ceremony: pending
Date of ceremony:pending
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