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I need some information about what should i do to get a british overseas citizen passport for my children
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British overseas citizen is a specific sub section of the nationality law and has limitations on living in the UK.
What is the exact status of the parents and how did they obtain it?
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As CR001 has mentioned above, "British Overseas Citizen" has a specific meaning in law and does not mean British citizens living abroad.
Are either parent of the children a "British Citizen" living abroad or are they "British Overseas Citizen"? Their specific status (whether they are a "British Citizen" or a "British Overseas Citizen") will be listed in their (the parent's) British passport.
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