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February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

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drali444
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by drali444 » Thu May 16, 2019 6:51 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years + 1 Year ILR
Language Criteria: UK university degree
Nationality : Non EU
Method of application: Online + New Service (UKVCAS)
Date of application: 11 Feb 2019
Payment method: Online
Date of acknowledgement: 12 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 11 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: n/a
Date of biometric letter received: n/a
Date Biometrics enrolled: 16 Feb 2019
Date on Approval letter: Still waiting :( :( :(
Date of receipt of approval:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received

Still waiting, even though some who applied after me are getting the response. Worried :( :(

guru1s
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by guru1s » Fri May 17, 2019 8:02 am

Eligibility criteria: 5 years + 2 years of PR
Language Criteria: UK degree
Nationality : EU
Method of application: online
Date of application: 13/02/19
Payment method: card
Date of acknowledgement: 14/02/19
Date of debit of fees: 13/02/19
Date of Biometric letter issued:
Date of biometric letter received:
Date Biometrics enrolled: 18/02/19
Date on Approval letter: 15/04/19
Date of receipt of approval: 19/04/19
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: 19/04/19
Date of Ceremony: 24/04/19 (had to fight for it)
Date of Passport Application: 24/04/19
Date of debit of fees: 24/04/19
Date Passport to be received: 13/05/19

atomrouter
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by atomrouter » Fri May 17, 2019 3:56 pm

atomrouter wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 1:10 pm
atomrouter wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 12:37 pm
atomrouter wrote:
Sat May 11, 2019 4:59 pm
atomrouter wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:55 pm
Eligibility criteria: EEA, 5y residence + 1y PR
Language Criteria: Trinity 5 GSE
Nationality : EU
Method of application: Online+UKVCAS
Date of application: 19/02/2019
Payment method: Debit card Online
Date of acknowledgement: 20/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 19/02/2019 (£1349.20 UKVI + £60 UKVCAS)
Date of Biometric letter issued: 19/02/2019
Date of Biometric letter received: 19/02/2019
Date Biometrics enrolled: 28/02/2019
Date on Approval letter: 02/05/2019
Date of receipt of approval:11/05/2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:Booked online 11/05/2019
Date of Ceremony:14/05/2019
Date of Passport Application:15/05/2019 (online £75.50+£5 for special delivery when they will send back my certificate and my eu passport)
Date of debit of fees: 15/05/2019 (online with Passport application)
Date of postage Citizenship certificate and EU passport: 16/05/2019
Date of HMPO received the documents: 17/05/2019 8:39am (Royal mail tracking)
Date of HMPO confirmed documents received: 17/05/2019 4:37pm (by email and SMS)
Date Passport to be received:

Salaad2009
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Salaad2009 » Sun May 19, 2019 10:49 am

Eligibility criteria: 5 years +1
Language/LIUK Criteria: Life in UK +B1
Nationality :Somalia
Method of application: Royal Mail Old System
Date of application: 14 February
Payment method: Debit card
Date of acknowledgement: 06/03/2019 by Email
Date of debit of fees: 08/03/2019
Date of biometric letter received/issued: 06/03/2019
Date Biometrics enrolled:08/03/2019
Date on Approval letter: 😭😭 Waiting
Date of receipt of approval:😭😭😭Waiting
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:waiting

It's almost 3 months and 5 days nothing heard back from home office most stressful times in my life
Date of Ceremony:

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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by yahyaa » Sun May 19, 2019 5:34 pm

yahyaa wrote:
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:13 am
Eligibility criteria: 10 Years + 1 Year ILR
Language Criteria: UK University Degree
Nationality: Bangladeshi
Method of application: Online + New Service (UKVCAS)
Date of application: 10 Feb 2019
Payment method: Online
Date of acknowledgement: 11 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 10 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: N/A
Date of biometric letter received: N/A
Date Biometrics enrolled: 20 Feb 2019
Date on Approval letter: 8 May 2019
Date of receipt of approval: 18 May 2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: TBC
Date of Ceremony: TBC
Date of Passport Application: TBC
Date of debit of fees: TBC
Date Passport to be received: TBC

Salaad2009
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Salaad2009 » Mon May 20, 2019 10:15 am

Eligibility criteria: 6 Years Plus 1 Year
Language Criteria: B1 and Live in the UK
Nationality : Soomalia
Method of application: old system royal mail
Date of application: 14 February
Payment method: debit card
Date of acknowledgement: 06.03.2019
Date of debit of fees: 08,03,2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: 05.03.2019
Date of biometric letter received: 08.03.2019
Date Biometrics enrolled: 08,03,2019
Date on Approval letter: Waiting
Date of receipt of approval: Waiting
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:Waiting
Date of Ceremony: Waiting
Date of Passport Application: not yet
Date of debit of fees: not applied
Date Passport to be received: no one knows

Its almost 3 month the day I made application does any one have same delay like me ?

ilrmumbai
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India

Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by ilrmumbai » Mon May 20, 2019 10:39 am

Eligibility criteria: HSMP+Tier 1 General+ 5 years on ILR
Language Criteria: B1 & Life In UK Test
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: Online & UKVCAS
Date of application: 27 Feb 2019
Payment method: Credit Card
Date of acknowledgement: 28 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 27 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: N/A
Date of biometric letter received: N/A
Date Biometrics & Documents Upload: 11 March 2019 @ UKVCAS
Date on Approval letter: Still waiting (Almost 3 months)
Date of receipt of approval:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received:

Onesie2017
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Onesie2017 » Mon May 20, 2019 12:03 pm

Eligibility criteria: Refugee 5yrs + 1yr ILR
Language Criteria: B1 + LITUK
Nationality : Nigerian
Method of application:Online+UKVCAS(1adult+2children)
Date of application: 6th feb 2019
Payment method: Online (MasterCard debit)
Date of acknowledgement: 6th feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 6th feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: 6th feb 2019
Date of biometric letter received: 6th feb 2019
Date Biometrics enrolled: 8th feb 2019
Date on Approval letter:
Date of receipt of approval:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received:

Still waiting....

jkcool
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by jkcool » Mon May 20, 2019 10:34 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years on Tier 2 + 1 year on ILR
Language Criteria: UK Degree & Life In UK Test
Nationality: Indian
Method of application: Online & UKVCAS
Date of application: 27 Feb 2019
Payment method: Credit Card
Date of acknowledgement: 28 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 27 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: N/A
Date of biometric letter received: N/A
Date Biometrics & Documents Upload: 12 March 2019 @ UKVCAS
Date on Approval letter: 14 May 2019
Date of receipt of approval:18 May 2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received:

Lisa F
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South Africa

Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Lisa F » Tue May 21, 2019 2:35 pm

Lisa F wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:31 pm
Eligibility criteria: 19 years resident + 19 years ILR (granted as a minor with British (by descent) mother)
Language Criteria: B1 & Life In UK Test
Nationality: South African
Method of application: Online & UKVCAS
Date of application: 6 Feb 2019
Payment method: Debit Card
Date of acknowledgement: 6 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 6 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: N/A
Date of biometric letter received: N/A
Date Biometrics & Documents Upload: 19 Feb 2019 @ UKVCAS Cambridge

Additional documents requested (due to passport expiring 2016): 17 April 2019
Additional documents posted overnight recorded: 23 April 2019

Date on Approval letter: Waiting
Date of receipt of approval: Waiting
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: Waiting
Date of Ceremony: Waiting
Date of Passport Application: Waiting
Date of debit of fees: Waiting
Date Passport to be received: Waiting
So much stress with this wait!

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drali444
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by drali444 » Tue May 21, 2019 2:37 pm

Eligibility criteria: 5 years + 1 Year ILR
Language Criteria: UK university degree
Nationality : Non EU
Method of application: Online + New Service (UKVCAS)
Date of application: 11 Feb 2019
Payment method: Online
Date of acknowledgement: 12 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 11 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: n/a
Date of biometric letter received: n/a
Date Biometrics enrolled: 16 Feb 2019
Date on Approval letter: Still waiting :( :( :(
Date of receipt of approval:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received

Still waiting, 14 plus weeks and counting

Melimelo
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Morocco

Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Melimelo » Tue May 21, 2019 5:43 pm

Eligibility criteria: 9 years + 4 Year ILR
Language Criteria: LIUK + American university degree
Nationality : Morocco
Method of application: Online + New Service (UKVCAS)
Date of application: 14Feb 2019
Payment method: Online
Date of acknowledgement: 15 Feb 2019
Date of debit of fees: 14 Feb 2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: n/a
Date of biometric letter received: n/a
Date Biometrics enrolled: 14 Feb 2019
Date on Approval letter: 07 May 2019
Date of receipt of approval: 21 May 2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: 21 May 2019
Date of Ceremony: 23 May 2019
Date of Passport Application: may be on the 23 rd
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received

tier2ilr
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by tier2ilr » Tue May 21, 2019 9:04 pm

Eligibility criteria:5 years + 1 years ILR
Language Criteria: LITUK + Trinity B1
Nationality :Non-EEA
Method of application:Online + New Service (UKVCAS)
Date of application:
Payment method:
Date of acknowledgement:
Date of debit of fees:
Date of Biometric letter issued:02/02/2019
Date of biometric letter received:02/02/2019
Date Biometrics enrolled:02/02/2019
Date on Approval letter:12/04/2019
Date of receipt of approval:24/04/2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: No letter will be issued due to short time as per registrar..
Date of Ceremony:01/05/2019 (Private)
Date of Passport Application: 03/05/2019
Date of debit of fees:03/05/2019
Send Docs to Glasgow. This centre is slower then others.
Date Passport to be received:21/05/2019

I am exteremely thankful to CR001 , Makky86 , Manci , Vinny They helped me during last 8 years of immigration process .

HFR2009
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Yemen

Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by HFR2009 » Tue May 21, 2019 9:50 pm

Eligibility criteria: spouse BC 5 years route + settlement BRP
Language Criteria: LIUK + trinity B1
Nationality : Non EEA
Method of application: online
Date of application:4/02/2019
Payment method: debit card
Date of acknowledgement: 15/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 15/02/2019
Date of Biometric letter issued: 18/02/2019
Date of biometric letter received:
Date Biometrics enrolled: 18/02/2019
Date on Approval letter: waiting :( :cry:
Date of receipt of approval: waiting :( :cry:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:
Date of Ceremony:
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received:

14 weeks ,I hope and wish to have a good news this week .

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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by atomrouter » Wed May 22, 2019 12:09 pm

Eligibility criteria: EEA, 5y residence + 1y PR
Language Criteria: Trinity 5 GSE
Nationality : EU
Method of application: Online+UKVCAS
Date of application: 19/02/2019
Payment method: Debit card Online
Date of acknowledgement: 20/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 19/02/2019 (£1349.20 UKVI + £60 UKVCAS)
Date of Biometric letter issued: 19/02/2019
Date of Biometric letter received: 19/02/2019
Date Biometrics enrolled: 28/02/2019
Date on Approval letter: 02/05/2019
Date of receipt of approval:11/05/2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:Booked online 11/05/2019
Date of Ceremony:14/05/2019
Date of Passport Application:15/05/2019 (online £75.50+£5 for special delivery when they will send back my certificate and my eu passport)
Date of debit of fees: 15/05/2019 (online with Passport application)
Date of postage Citizenship certificate and EU passport: 16/05/2019
Date of HMPO received the documents: 17/05/2019 8:39am (Royal mail tracking)
Date of HMPO confirmed documents received: 17/05/2019 4:37pm (by email and SMS)
Date of email "Pasport application approved": 22/05/2019
Date Passport to be received:

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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by smarioana91 » Wed May 22, 2019 12:17 pm

Eligibility criteria: EU
Language Criteria: university degree
Nationality : Romanian
Method of application: online + UKCVAS
Date of application: 04.02.2019
Payment method: card
Date Biometrics enrolled: 04.02.2019
Date on Approval letter: 01.04.2019
Date of receipt of approval: 08.04.2019
Date of Ceremony: 09.05.2019 (there were much earlier appointments but couldn't make any of them)
Date of Passport Application: 13.05.2019
Date of debit of fees: 13.05.2019
Date Passport to be received: not yet but confirmation of dispatch 22.05.2019

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Spain

Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by ignition0 » Thu May 23, 2019 7:06 pm

Eligibility criteria: PR (5 years) + 1 year
Nationality: Spanish
Language Criteria: Trinity B1 + Life in the UK test
Method of application: online + UKVCAS
Date of application: 04-02-2019
Payment method: Credit card
Date of acknowledgement: 05/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 05/02/2019?
Date Biometrics enrolled: 21/02/2019
Date on Approval letter: pending
Date of receipt of approval: pending
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: pending
Date of Ceremony: pending

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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by amnaali03 » Fri May 24, 2019 10:50 am

amnaali03 wrote:
Wed Mar 06, 2019 12:03 pm
Eligibility criteria: 10 Year + 1 Year ILR
Language Criteria: LITUK + UK uni degree
Nationality : Non EU
Method of application: Online + UKVCAS
Date of application: 04/02/2019
Payment method: Online
Date of acknowledgement: 04/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 04/02/2019
Date of Biometric letter issued:
Date of biometric letter received:
Date Biometrics enrolled: 04/02/2019

Passport requested on 30th April, sent by next day delivery. Passport returned on 10th of May with letter that your application is successful.
Date on Approval letter:

Date of receipt of approval:
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:25/05/2019
Date of Ceremony: 30 May, Private
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debit of fees:
Date Passport to be received:

atomrouter
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by atomrouter » Fri May 24, 2019 11:21 am

atomrouter wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 12:09 pm
Eligibility criteria: EEA, 5y residence + 1y PR
Language Criteria: Trinity 5 GSE
Nationality : EU
Method of application: Online+UKVCAS
Date of application: 19/02/2019
Payment method: Debit card Online
Date of acknowledgement: 20/02/2019
Date of debit of fees: 19/02/2019 (£1349.20 UKVI + £60 UKVCAS)
Date of Biometric letter issued: 19/02/2019
Date of Biometric letter received: 19/02/2019
Date Biometrics enrolled: 28/02/2019
Date on Approval letter: 02/05/2019
Date of receipt of approval:11/05/2019
Date of receipt of ceremony letter:Booked online 11/05/2019
Date of Ceremony:14/05/2019
Date of Passport Application:15/05/2019 (online £75.50+£5 for special delivery when they will send back my certificate and my eu passport)
Date of debit of fees: 15/05/2019 (online with Passport application)
Date of postage Citizenship certificate and EU passport: 16/05/2019
Date of HMPO received the documents: 17/05/2019 8:39am (Royal mail tracking)
Date of HMPO confirmed documents received: 17/05/2019 4:37pm (by email and SMS)
Date of email "Pasport application approved": 22/05/2019
Date of email "Passport posted" : 23/05/2019
Date Passport to be received: 24/05/2019 (GB Passport and my EU Passport+Certificate in 2 envelopes but at the same time)
3 months and 1 week.
Good luck for all of you.

Kehinde Aina
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Re: February 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Post by Kehinde Aina » Fri May 24, 2019 2:02 pm

Kehinde Aina wrote:
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:11 pm
8) Application Timeline
Eligibility Criteria: ILR
Nationality: Nigeria
Language Criteria: University Education in the UK + LIFE IN THE UK TEST
Method of Application: Online + UKVCAS
Date of online application submitted: 17/02/2019
Payment Method: Debit Card
Date of debit of fees: 17/02/2019
Date of receipt of acknowledgment: 18/02/2019 (email from UKVI)
Date Biometric Enrollment: 27/02/2019
Date of UKVCAS appointment: 27/02/2019
Date of biometric letter issued: N/A
Date on Approval letter: Still waiting for Home Office letter
Date of receipt of Approval: Still waiting for Home Office letter
Date of receipt of ceremony letter: 24/05/2019 Letter received from council
Date of ceremony: 27/06/2019
Date of Passport Application:
Date of debut of fees:
Date Passport received:
[Thanks to everyone. God bless]

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