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by wonderer98
Mon May 20, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Passport - fastest way?

As I understand it to get a first British passport after naturalisation there are 2 available options 1. Online 2. Paper form to be sent via post a) Am I right? b) Which one is faster? c) If I choose online, how do I send a document with a referee signature? Is there a form at the end which I need t...
by wonderer98
Fri May 10, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 12116
Views: 2728368
Poland

Re: Naturalisation application processing timelines (only)

Eligibility criteria: EEA national - 10 years in the UK – evidence for 6 years back Language Criteria: LIUK + Degree in UK Nationality: Polish Method of application: Online + UKVCAS Date of application: 23 Jan 2019 Payment method: Visa Date of acknowledgement: 23 Jan 2019 Date of debit of fees: 23 J...
by wonderer98
Fri May 10, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: January 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY
Replies: 154
Views: 63591
Poland

Re: January 2019 Naturalisation TIMELINES ONLY

Eligibility criteria: EEA national - 10 years in the UK – evidence for 6 years back Language Criteria: LIUK + Degree in UK Nationality: Polish Method of application: Online + UKVCAS Date of application: 23 Jan 2019 Payment method: Visa Date of acknowledgement: 23 Jan 2019 Date of debit of fees: 23 J...
by wonderer98
Fri May 10, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Re: Evidence DCPR confusion

Once I have gone trough a Ceremony I can apply for a passport, right?
Should I / do I have to also apply for UK ID?
by wonderer98
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Document Upload - UKVCAS
Replies: 7
Views: 3847
Poland

Re: Document Upload - UKVCAS

I have used 600dpi to passport page that matters and 200dpi on other pages - file was just under 6MB.

I am unable to download the documents after upload - I can remove them though
by wonderer98
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation Question
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Poland

Re: Naturalisation Question

"Acquired Permanent Residence" - you acquired it over a year ago so you can apply for Citizenship now.

PS. It seems if you apply online + send documents by post (old system) you get a response quicker - can anyone confirm?
by wonderer98
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Finding out about progress of application

It's probably irregular, but has anyone found a way to call / email HO and get any sort of update on the status/progress of the application?
by wonderer98
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Referees not contacted

Is it normal for referees not to be contacted at all?
by wonderer98
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Is emailed survey proof my application is on it's way?

I was sent "UK Visas and Immigration Survey" - does this mean that the application has been approved/refused and the results are on their way to do they just send it at random? Any experiences?
by wonderer98
Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Proof of living in the UK

Has anyone sent just "letters from employers (including start and finish dates)" as proof of living in the UK and got accepted? Without sending Payslips, P60s etc?
by wonderer98
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Application: required documents
Replies: 19
Views: 1599
Poland

Re: Application: required documents

The online form says "If you are an EEA National, you need to include letters from employers, educational establishments, or other Government Departments indicating your presence in the United Kingdom during the relevant period." If someone does not have a letter from an employer can he send 3 paysl...
by wonderer98
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Re: Evidence DCPR confusion

When submitting documents from employers do they have validity of only one month?
by wonderer98
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

I work for 2 employers - how to put that in Naturalisation online application?

I work for 2 employers - how to put that in Naturalisation online application? When I apply for Naturalisation and submit that I work for an employer without an end date - that is fine. But I do not know how to put that I also work sometimes for another employer - as form asks me for an end date. An...
by wonderer98
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Redundancy dates

When a person applies for Citizenship which date should that person put as end of employment due to redundancy?

1. Last working day before Garden Leave - e.g. 01.02.2019
2. Last day on Payroll e.g. 01.05.2019?
by wonderer98
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Redundancy

Is redundancy a problem when applying for Citizenship?
by wonderer98
Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

PR of different country

Is holding a Permanent Resident Status in Poland an obstacle to obtaining British Citizenship?
by wonderer98
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Passport online application - countersignatory needed?

When I apply online from inside the UK for a passport do I need a countersignatory?
If so, when? There is no mention of that when I did a mock-up passport application. What is the process?
by wonderer98
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Experiences using new UKVCAS for naturalisation/citizenship applications
Replies: 483
Views: 83951
Poland

Re: Experiences using new UKVCAS for naturalisation/citizenship applications

Here is my experience in a form of PRO-tips 1. When you arrive GET THE NUMBER for que asap - when I was there the que was messed up and I had to wait an extra hour for being not pushy - 3.5 hours in total for my appointment, despite paying for it 2. Upload all documents BEFORE the appointment - scan...
by wonderer98
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Re: Evidence DCPR confusion

cryvate - I think you are right
by wonderer98
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Re: Evidence DCPR confusion

I think I can answer my own question. In the online application there is a question Are you either: a) An EEA national who has been issued with a document certifying permanent residence b) A family member of an EEA national who has been issued with a permanent residence card Once it's answered "YES"...
by wonderer98
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: Permanent Residence Card - Processing Time 2017/2018 (NEW Thread)
Replies: 704
Views: 184034
Poland

Re: Permanent Residence Card - Processing Time 2017/2018 (NEW Thread)

EEA national - 10 years in the UK – evidence for 7 years back Application sent: (Online) 18/12/18 Payment taken: 18/12/18 Supporting documentation sent: (EPRS) 19/12/18 Confirmation email: 19/12/18 Documents received: 22/1/19 (Dated 8/1/19) DCPR received: 22/1/19 (Dated 8/1/19) Total Time: 5 weeks, ...
by wonderer98
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Evidence DCPR confusion
Replies: 35
Views: 2177
Poland

Evidence DCPR confusion

When applying for Naturalisation ONLINE do I need to send either 1. a letter from the Home Office (that includes the date of acquiring PR) - OR - 2. a letter from the Home Office and Document Certifying Permanent Residence I asking because ONLINE Naturalisation form says proof of freedom from immigr...
by wonderer98
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: PR - salary or wage
Replies: 0
Views: 135
Poland

PR - salary or wage

Question on behalf of my gf. She works 2 jobs at the moment. One full time and second one several hours per week (varies). Form states Please give the ‘gross’ figure (i.e. before deductions for tax, national insurance (or equivalent) and any other deductions). Say if the amount is per week, month or...
by wonderer98
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: EEA-route Applications
Topic: Permanent Residence rights in case of NO DEAL
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Poland

Permanent Residence rights in case of NO DEAL

If on 29/3/2019 there is no deal, what are the rights of permanent residents?
Can PR legally stay/work in the UK and progress towards citizenship?
by wonderer98
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: When to apply for passport?
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Poland

Re: When to apply for passport?

There should be a "like" button here.
And a list of all my posts somewhere...
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