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A section for posts relating to applications for Naturalisation or Registration as a British Citizen. Naturalisation

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by morgan314 » Wed May 13, 2020 8:03 am

morgan314 wrote:
Thu May 07, 2020 1:14 pm
morgan314 wrote:
Wed May 06, 2020 9:46 am
Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 16/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 16/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 16/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 17/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 18/03/2020
Application being processed: 20/03/2020
Application Approved: 04/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 06/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 07/05/2020
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 13/05/2020

charlestcl
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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by charlestcl » Wed May 13, 2020 6:08 pm

Type: First Adult passport
From: USA
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 01/04/2020
Date Documents Sent: 02/04/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 06/04/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Durham
Date Documents Received: 14/04/2020
Application being processed: 15/04/2020
Application Approved: Waiting
Passport Printed and Sent: Waiting
Date Passport Received: Waiting
Passport Colour: Waiting
Date of Return of Documents: Waiting

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by covns20 » Fri May 15, 2020 7:57 am

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 18/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 18/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 19/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 20/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 24/03/2020
Application being processed: 25/03/2020
Application Approved: 12/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 12/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 15/05/2020
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: awaiting

Good luck to everybody else!

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by covns20 » Mon May 18, 2020 4:02 pm

covns20 wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 7:57 am
Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 18/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 18/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 19/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 20/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 24/03/2020
Application being processed: 25/03/2020
Application Approved: 12/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 12/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 15/05/2020
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 18/05/2020

Good luck to everybody else!

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by asap12 » Tue May 19, 2020 8:21 am

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 17/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 18/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 21/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 24/03/2020
Application being processed: 25/03/2020
Application Approved: 13/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 13/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 14/05/2020 (DX secure Delivery, id verified)
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 18/05/2020 (TNT secure Delivery, posted on letterbox)

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by survivingtothriving » Wed May 20, 2020 10:36 am

Type: First adult passport
From: UK
Method: Online



Date of application: 01/04/2020
Date identity verified: 08/04/2020
Date documents sent: 15/04/2020
Date documents received: 21/04/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Durham
Application being processed: 28/04/2020
Application approved: waiting
Passport printed and sent: waiting
Date passport received: waiting
Passport colour: waiting
Date of return of documents: waiting

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by crickey101 » Wed May 20, 2020 12:24 pm

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 17/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 17/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 18/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 23/03/2020
Application being processed: 24/03/2020
Application Approved: 15/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 18/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 20/05/2020 (DX to mailbox)
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: waiting

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by baljeetsingh8 » Wed May 20, 2020 1:50 pm

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 16/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 16/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 17/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 20/03/2020
Application being processed: 20/03/2020
Application Approved: 18/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 19/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 20/05/2020
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 20/05/2020

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by crickey101 » Fri May 22, 2020 7:54 pm

crickey101 wrote:
Wed May 20, 2020 12:24 pm
Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 17/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 17/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 18/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 23/03/2020
Application being processed: 24/03/2020
Application Approved: 15/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 18/05/2020
Date Passport Received: 20/05/2020 (DX to mailbox)
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 22/05/2020

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by Phenmeson » Thu May 28, 2020 11:14 pm

Type: First Child passport
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 01/02/2020
Date Identity Verified: 03/02/2020
Date Documents Sent: 03/02/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Belfast
Date Documents Received: 06/02/2020
Application being processed: 13/02/2020
Application Approved: pending
Passport Printed and Sent: pending
Date Passport Received: pending
Passport Colour: pending
Date of Return of Documents: pending

Other documents was REQUESTED to show the mother of Applicant was exercising her treaty rights which was provided.
14/05/2020, proof of sufficient funds, comprehensive medical insurance, Valid European Health insurance card (EHIC) was requested but yet to be provided. Any one with similar experience.

NaS
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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by NaS » Sat May 30, 2020 9:38 am

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 23/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 23/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 24/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 25/03/2020
Date Documents Received: 26/03/2020
Application being processed: 01/04/2020
Application Approved: 28/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 29/05/2020
Passport Received: 30/05/2020

Colour: Burgundy

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by VAl_k » Sun May 31, 2020 10:04 pm

First passport after naturalisation
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 18/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 18/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 18/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 24/03/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Newport
Date Documents Received: 24/03/2020
Application being processed: 25/03/2020
Application Approved: 12/05/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 13/05/2020
Date Passport Received; 15/05/20
Passport Colour: burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: 18/05/20

Thank you to all the essential workers that made this possible in these difficult moments
Good luck everyone

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by Zeba gul janjua » Mon Jun 01, 2020 9:01 pm

First passport after naturalisation
Method : online

Application submitted : 12 .04.2020
Identity verified : 12.04.2020
Application recieved : 12.04.2020
Documents delivered : 14.04.2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO petersborough
Documents recieved : 16.04 2020
Application being processed : 29.04.2020
Application approved : 27.05.2020
Passport printed and sent : 28.05.2020
Passport recieved : 01.06.2020
Passport colour : blue
Documents recieved : not yet
Best wishes to all :D

charlestcl
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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by charlestcl » Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:34 pm

charlestcl wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 6:08 pm
Type: First Adult passport
From: USA
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 01/04/2020
Date Documents Sent: 02/04/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 06/04/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Durham
Date Documents Received: 14/04/2020
Application being processed: 15/04/2020
Application Approved: 03/06/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: Waiting
Date Passport Received: Waiting
Passport Colour: Waiting
Date of Return of Documents: Waiting

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by CR001 » Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:02 am

Please respect that this is a TIMELINE ONLY thread. Any questions, discussions or chit chat will be removed.
Char (CR001 not Casa)
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Please DO NOT send me a PM for immigration advice. I reserve the right to ignore the PM and not respond.

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by charlestcl » Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:59 pm

charlestcl wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:34 pm
charlestcl wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 6:08 pm
Type: First Adult passport
From: USA
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 01/04/2020
Date Documents Sent: 02/04/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 06/04/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Durham
Date Documents Received: 14/04/2020
Application being processed: 15/04/2020
Application Approved: 03/06/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 04/06/2020
Date Passport Received: Waiting
Passport Colour: Waiting
Date of Return of Documents: Waiting

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by lab86 » Wed Jun 10, 2020 3:12 pm

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 08/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 09/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 10/03/2020
Documents sent to: HMPO Peterborough
Date Documents Delivered: 11/03/2020
Date Documents Received: 11/03/2020
Application being processed: 13/03/2020 Application transferred to HMPO Durham
Application Approved: 18/03/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 20/03/2020
Email "passport is on its way": 20/03/2020
Email "you must sign your passport": 21/03/2020
Details not found on tracking system: 19/04/2020
Contact us if you haven't received your passport: 19/04/2020
Date of Return of Documents: 28/04/2020
Documents returned from: HMPO Durham
Date Passport Received: 10/06/2020
Passport sent from: HMPO Peterborough
Passport Colour: Burgundy

It took more than 3 months! :roll:

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by charlestcl » Thu Jun 11, 2020 9:06 pm

charlestcl wrote:
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:59 pm
charlestcl wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:34 pm
charlestcl wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 6:08 pm
Type: First Adult passport
From: USA
Method: online

Date of Online Application: 01/04/2020
Date Documents Sent: 02/04/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 06/04/2020
Documents delivered to: HMPO Durham
Date Documents Received: 14/04/2020
Application being processed: 15/04/2020
Application Approved: 03/06/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 04/06/2020
Date Passport Received: 10/06/2020
Passport Colour: Blue
Date of Return of Documents: 11/06/2020

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by CGB90 » Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:06 am

First adult passport after naturalisation

Application history

Passport colour: Burgundy
Documents Received: 10:30am on 12 June 2020 (Via TNT through letter box
Passport Received: 10:30am on 12 June 2020 (Via TNT through letter box)
Passport printed and sent: 10:44am on 10 June 2020
Application approved :10:11 am on 10 June 2020
Evidence sent for proof of urgency: 12:00pm on 8 June 2020
Application being processed: 8:21am on 4 May 2020
Documents received: 10:44am on 27 March 2020
Application received:3:05pm on 25 March 2020
Identity details received: 3:05pm on 25 March 2020
Email sent to person confirming your identity: 2:17pm on 25 March 2020
Ask someone to confirm your identity: 1:35pm on 25 March 2020
Application submitted: 1:35pm on 25 March 2020

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Re: British Passport application processing timelines (only)

Post by gaa08 » Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:37 pm

Type: First passport after naturalisation
From: UK
Method: Online

Date of Online Application: 12/03/2020
Date Identity Verified: 13/03/2020
Date Application Received: 13/03/2020
Date Documents Sent: 16/03/2020
Date Documents Delivered: 17/03/2020
Documents Delivered To: HMPO Liverpool
Date Documents Received: 18/03/2020
Application Being Processed: 18/03/2020
Application Approved: 16/06/2020
Passport Printed and Sent: 17/06/2020
Date Passport Received: 18/06/2020 (DX to mailbox)
Passport Colour: Burgundy
Date of Return of Documents: Waiting

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