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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Ceciliapeters » Thu May 09, 2019 1:02 pm

blackchukky wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:01 pm
blackchukky wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:36 pm
Updated Timeline

14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful
Update
14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful

12-March-2019 My lawyer who handled my application contacted the HM seeking an update on the invitation for citizenship ceremony, this was necessitated by imminent changes resulting from Brexit.

24-March-2019 HM responded, claiming that the necessary paperworks has been sent to British consulate in Amsterdam. I contacted BC-amsterdam demanding an update on my situation.

29-March-2019 BC-amsterdam responded by proposing April 2nd and 9th as possible dates for the citizenship ceremony.

9-April-2019. Today I'm officially a British citizen (British-Nigerian). The oath of allegiance was administered by the consul-general and the passport application process was explained to me. He told me the application spans typically for 6-weeks but he's aware of someone who got it done in about 10 working days. I was advised to apply without further delay. The application process is ongoing.

On a final note, how are you all coping with the Brexit uncertainty ? Lastnight I flew into Schipol and the immigration officer jokingly said "you were born in the U.K. and you don't have a British passport ". I told him I will be a Brit by tomorrow. Then he said " That's great, then you are free to enter Netherlands-EU with your British passport and without using your dutch resident-permit for about a month. Then it dawn on me, the ills of Brexit :(


My brother is Nigerian and just going to attend his ceremony on Tuesday my question to you is do you know if he can travel to the UK using his current Nigerian passport and his citizenship certificate or will he be required to apply for a British passport as well
Many thanks

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by CR001 » Thu May 09, 2019 1:03 pm

Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:02 pm
My brother is Nigerian and just going to attend his ceremony on Tuesday my question to you is do you know if he can travel to the UK using his current Nigerian passport and his citizenship certificate or will he be required to apply for a British passport as well
Many thanks
The certificate is NOT a travel document. He needs a British passport.
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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Ceciliapeters » Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm

Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by CR001 » Thu May 09, 2019 1:19 pm

Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia
My response clearly said a British passport.

Nigerians are visa nationals. The naturalisation certificate is only a piece of paper. The airlines won't allow him to board if he cannot show a visa or a British passport.

As a British citizen, he cannot apply for a visa. So his only options are a British passport or a Certificate of Entitlement to Right of Abode, the latter costing almost £500 and can take a few months.
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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm

My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm

Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm

Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by blackchukky » Fri May 10, 2019 1:46 pm

Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:02 pm
blackchukky wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:01 pm
blackchukky wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:36 pm
Updated Timeline

14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful
Update
14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful

12-March-2019 My lawyer who handled my application contacted the HM seeking an update on the invitation for citizenship ceremony, this was necessitated by imminent changes resulting from Brexit.

24-March-2019 HM responded, claiming that the necessary paperworks has been sent to British consulate in Amsterdam. I contacted BC-amsterdam demanding an update on my situation.

29-March-2019 BC-amsterdam responded by proposing April 2nd and 9th as possible dates for the citizenship ceremony.

9-April-2019. Today I'm officially a British citizen (British-Nigerian). The oath of allegiance was administered by the consul-general and the passport application process was explained to me. He told me the application spans typically for 6-weeks but he's aware of someone who got it done in about 10 working days. I was advised to apply without further delay. The application process is ongoing.

On a final note, how are you all coping with the Brexit uncertainty ? Lastnight I flew into Schipol and the immigration officer jokingly said "you were born in the U.K. and you don't have a British passport ". I told him I will be a Brit by tomorrow. Then he said " That's great, then you are free to enter Netherlands-EU with your British passport and without using your dutch resident-permit for about a month. Then it dawn on me, the ills of Brexit :(


My brother is Nigerian and just going to attend his ceremony on Tuesday my question to you is do you know if he can travel to the UK using his current Nigerian passport and his citizenship certificate or will he be required to apply for a British passport as well
Many thanks
I also asked the consul general a similar question about the possibility of getting an Emergency travel certificate and he advised me right-away to wait for my passport, which I did. The whole passport application process took about 3-4 weeks barring any unforeseen circumstances.

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Ceciliapeters » Fri May 10, 2019 4:57 pm

Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
Yeah you'll meet my brother xxx ..congrats to you too 😁

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Fri May 10, 2019 6:56 pm

Most likely id see him... I'd keep an eye out for him
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 4:57 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
Yeah you'll meet my brother xxxx ..congrats to you too 😁

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm

Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:12 pm
Hiya
Thank you for the reply, but does he need a British passport if he already has a Nigerian one?

Thanks in advance

Celia
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm

Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:21 pm
My ceremony is also on Tuesday!!! British deputy high commission Lagos
congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Fri May 17, 2019 6:07 pm

Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm


congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?
no, i used British person

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Fri May 17, 2019 6:16 pm

OK thank you

quote=keji post_id=1781739 time=1558116438 user_id=102423]
Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?
no, i used British person
[/quote]

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by hamlet » Fri May 24, 2019 8:38 pm

hamlet wrote:
Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:37 pm
Just an update that should reassure any applicants that they have not forgotten about you.
My daughter applied 1st November 2018. More details on post 9.2.19 page 51.
Documents returned 14th March together with confirmation that a letter would be received "shortly" inviting her to attend a citizenship ceremony.
Well their definition of shortly is not the same as mine since no further
communication has been received.The letter states if no communication has been received within 12 weeks she should email them. An absolute disgrace.
Six months has now past and she is still not there.
It is in my opinion it is unbelievable the time that has taken to process my daughter's application.
Update.
My daughter attended her Citizenship ceremony this morning in Munich.
204 days since her initial application was acknowledged.
Delighted as we are, the time taken to complete this request is a disgrace.
Theresa should maybe take some of her inapt colleagues from the Home Office with her.

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Egede-oghenchukwu » Thu May 30, 2019 3:38 pm

Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
keji wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:56 pm


congrats Lickylick. I hope you have your doc back now?
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?
A high school principal and an engineer who are both Nigerians signed for me . i just got my citizenship approved on the 28th of this month (may).

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Fri May 31, 2019 1:10 pm

Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 3:38 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 4:15 pm
Yes I have!!! Gracia's!!!! ...we need to talk tho
ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?
A high school principal and an engineer who are both Nigerians signed for me . i just got my citizenship approved on the 28th of this month (may).

hello oghenchukwu, please how did you get your documents back, my friend is still awaiting her document even after ceremony

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Egede-oghenchukwu » Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:19 am

keji wrote:
Fri May 31, 2019 1:10 pm
Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 3:38 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
keji wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 1:51 pm


ok, am all ears. how did you get your doc back?
A high school principal and an engineer who are both Nigerians signed for me . i just got my citizenship approved on the 28th of this month (may).

hello oghenchukwu, please how did you get your documents back, my friend is still awaiting her document even after ceremony
The documents and the approved letter was brought to my house by two officers from the Nipost . i received the document on the 28th of may but the approved citizenship letter was dated since the 7th of May . Now am waiting for the citizenship ceremony which i'm wondering how long it will take . How long did it take for you to receive the invitation letter for the ceremonial oath and after the letter how long was it before you attended the ceremony .I will want to change the location for the ceremony from Lagos to Abuja , still wondering how to go about that . Please what documents did you send when you were applying for your British passport and can it be done here in Nigeria or you need to send it to the UK and how long did it take for the passport to be approved .

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:49 pm

Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:19 am
keji wrote:
Fri May 31, 2019 1:10 pm
Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 3:38 pm
Lickylicki wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 3:18 pm
Through nipost.. Please was your counter signatory British because I intend using a Nigerian
A high school principal and an engineer who are both Nigerians signed for me . i just got my citizenship approved on the 28th of this month (may).

hello oghenchukwu, please how did you get your documents back, my friend is still awaiting her document even after ceremony
The documents and the approved letter was brought to my house by two officers from the Nipost . i received the document on the 28th of may but the approved citizenship letter was dated since the 7th of May . Now am waiting for the citizenship ceremony which i'm wondering how long it will take . How long did it take for you to receive the invitation letter for the ceremonial oath and after the letter how long was it before you attended the ceremony .I will want to change the location for the ceremony from Lagos to Abuja , still wondering how to go about that . Please what documents did you send when you were applying for your British passport and can it be done here in Nigeria or you need to send it to the UK and how long did it take for the passport to be approved .
well,i got a call for the ceremony 2days after i received the approval letter which was dated a month earlier i think. all you need for the passport application is your registration certificate, non british passport, prove of address within the last 12 months and a form of ID that has your photo on. All these can be seen in the guidance with the form.
As for waiting for your ceremony, nothing is consistent. they will contact you when they have a slot for you. My friend has done her ceremony 2weeks ago yet no approval letter or returned documents yet so its different from the way yours went

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Egede-oghenchukwu » Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:13 am

keji wrote:
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:49 pm
Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:19 am
keji wrote:
Fri May 31, 2019 1:10 pm
Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 3:38 pm


A high school principal and an engineer who are both Nigerians signed for me . i just got my citizenship approved on the 28th of this month (may).

hello oghenchukwu, please how did you get your documents back, my friend is still awaiting her document even after ceremony
The documents and the approved letter was brought to my house by two officers from the Nipost . i received the document on the 28th of may but the approved citizenship letter was dated since the 7th of May . Now am waiting for the citizenship ceremony which i'm wondering how long it will take . How long did it take for you to receive the invitation letter for the ceremonial oath and after the letter how long was it before you attended the ceremony .I will want to change the location for the ceremony from Lagos to Abuja , still wondering how to go about that . Please what documents did you send when you were applying for your British passport and can it be done here in Nigeria or you need to send it to the UK and how long did it take for the passport to be approved .
well,i got a call for the ceremony 2days after i received the approval letter which was dated a month earlier i think. all you need for the passport application is your registration certificate, non british passport, prove of address within the last 12 months and a form of ID that has your photo on. All these can be seen in the guidance with the form.
As for waiting for your ceremony, nothing is consistent. they will contact you when they have a slot for you. My friend has done her ceremony 2weeks ago yet no approval letter or returned documents yet so its different from the way yours went
Thanks for the reply .How long did it take for your passport to be approved after applying .Did you attend any interview and was the documents send to home office(UK)like for the citizenship or did you do it here in Nigeria.

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by keji » Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:28 am

Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:13 am
keji wrote:
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:49 pm
Egede-oghenchukwu wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:19 am
keji wrote:
Fri May 31, 2019 1:10 pm



hello oghenchukwu, please how did you get your documents back, my friend is still awaiting her document even after ceremony
The documents and the approved letter was brought to my house by two officers from the Nipost . i received the document on the 28th of may but the approved citizenship letter was dated since the 7th of May . Now am waiting for the citizenship ceremony which i'm wondering how long it will take . How long did it take for you to receive the invitation letter for the ceremonial oath and after the letter how long was it before you attended the ceremony .I will want to change the location for the ceremony from Lagos to Abuja , still wondering how to go about that . Please what documents did you send when you were applying for your British passport and can it be done here in Nigeria or you need to send it to the UK and how long did it take for the passport to be approved .
well,i got a call for the ceremony 2days after i received the approval letter which was dated a month earlier i think. all you need for the passport application is your registration certificate, non british passport, prove of address within the last 12 months and a form of ID that has your photo on. All these can be seen in the guidance with the form.
As for waiting for your ceremony, nothing is consistent. they will contact you when they have a slot for you. My friend has done her ceremony 2weeks ago yet no approval letter or returned documents yet so its different from the way yours went
Thanks for the reply .How long did it take for your passport to be approved after applying .Did you attend any interview and was the documents send to home office(UK)like for the citizenship or did you do it here in Nigeria.
Only her majesty passport office can issue a passport,so you have to send it to the passport office in the UK like you did the UKF form only it will be to HMPO not the home office..the consular will explain to you on your ceremony day.
it took like forever cos they needed additional documents. around 4-5 months I suppose.
I had an identity interview at the embassy

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Red88 » Sat Jun 08, 2019 2:05 pm

Hello,

I am new here and wanted to ask, if ok, how long it normally is to receive a responds to an UKF application. I completed one for my daughter (age 13) beginning Jan19 online. I have not heard anything at all and starting to wonder what the average duration is to receive a reply? Thank you.

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by hamlet » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:07 pm

The answer to your question is contained in the previous pages :|

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Lickylicki » Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:51 pm

Hello...please can you tell James to message me (malik)...thank you
Ceciliapeters wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 1:02 pm
blackchukky wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:01 pm
blackchukky wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:36 pm
Updated Timeline

14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful
Update
14-Jan-2019 UKF application was sent through my lawyer to the Home-office

21-jan-2019 I was mandated by the Home-office to do my biometrics

29-Jan-2019 Biometrics was successfuly done at UK visa center in Amsterdam

11-Feb-2019 Got a letter from the Home office that my application is successful

12-March-2019 My lawyer who handled my application contacted the HM seeking an update on the invitation for citizenship ceremony, this was necessitated by imminent changes resulting from Brexit.

24-March-2019 HM responded, claiming that the necessary paperworks has been sent to British consulate in Amsterdam. I contacted BC-amsterdam demanding an update on my situation.

29-March-2019 BC-amsterdam responded by proposing April 2nd and 9th as possible dates for the citizenship ceremony.

9-April-2019. Today I'm officially a British citizen (British-Nigerian). The oath of allegiance was administered by the consul-general and the passport application process was explained to me. He told me the application spans typically for 6-weeks but he's aware of someone who got it done in about 10 working days. I was advised to apply without further delay. The application process is ongoing.

On a final note, how are you all coping with the Brexit uncertainty ? Lastnight I flew into Schipol and the immigration officer jokingly said "you were born in the U.K. and you don't have a British passport ". I told him I will be a Brit by tomorrow. Then he said " That's great, then you are free to enter Netherlands-EU with your British passport and without using your dutch resident-permit for about a month. Then it dawn on me, the ills of Brexit :(


My brother is Nigerian and just going to attend his ceremony on Tuesday my question to you is do you know if he can travel to the UK using his current Nigerian passport and his citizenship certificate or will he be required to apply for a British passport as well
Many thanks

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Re: New citizenship form UKF

Post by Ceelocsta » Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:01 pm

Hi everyone, I got my British nationality act 1981 certificate of registration via UKF back in 2016 when it came out. Trying to find out if this certificate classes me of British from birth ? Or is it from the date it it issued ? This information is important as if this classes it as from birth. Things are less complicated for my children knowing I was British from birth because of the certificate. Any info would help. Thanks

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