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by Cranberry
Tue Sep 06, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: British Passport application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 7294
Views: 1001106

Passport application timeline Passport Type: Adult Application Type: New Method of application: Postal Date of application: 18.08.11 Date application received by IPS: 19.08.11 Date of receipt of interview letter: 26.08.11 Date of return of documents: 27.08.11 Date of Passport Appointment: 02.09.11 ...
by Cranberry
Wed Aug 24, 2011 6:27 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

Nazia88 wrote:
Cranberry wrote:If you applied using the post office check & send service, how do you know when the IPS receive your application?
https://forms.direct.gov.uk/forms/form/ ... pplication
Thanks Nazia.
by Cranberry
Wed Aug 24, 2011 4:14 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

If you applied using the post office check & send service, how do you know when the IPS receive your application?
by Cranberry
Thu Jul 21, 2011 9:41 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

bob1979 wrote:Is "under consideration" just a generic term, it does it imply that I have been assigned to a case worker? The person I spoke to on the phone would not clarify.
Its probably being decided, otherwise the call operator would have said awaiting consideration or awaiting allocation.
by Cranberry
Wed Jul 13, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: Indefinite Leave to Remain
Topic: ILR postal applications (excluding 10/14 yr.)
Replies: 8894
Views: 1689782

I feel so angry to the system... Why me (but it means all my family - 2 british children and british husband) has to pay all this amount of money for this torture? Is it a punishment that my husband isn't married to british woman? Or what is it? When you pay money you expect service! And £972 is q...
by Cranberry
Wed Jul 13, 2011 6:25 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

In 95% of the timelines posted, it doesn't take longer than 11 weeks for a decision to be made on an application. If after 11 weeks your application is not yet under consideration, I suppose you can begin to worry. Before that, try not to work yourself up. I know its easier said than done :wink: !
by Cranberry
Tue Jul 12, 2011 5:57 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

It is not the NFEE number, its the other one that has only one letter and then numbers.
by Cranberry
Mon Jul 04, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: General discussion after BC and Passport application
Replies: 3010
Views: 419569

Boring as those threads may seem, it is actually a lot easier to read and get the desired information. It is probably best to reserve 'chattering' to this thread and keep the other ones 'clean'. If the moderator would be kind enough to make this thread a sticky perhaps those needing to talk about ge...
by Cranberry
Tue Jun 28, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation application processing timelines (only)
Replies: 11489
Views: 2375694

Application Timeline

Application timeline Eligibility criteria: 10yr + 1yr ILR Method of application: Postal Date of receipt by UKBA: 15 April 2011 Date of debit of fees: 03 May 2011 Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 07 May 2011 Date of receipt of approval: 05 July 2011 Date of Ceremony: 18 August 2011 Interim update...
by Cranberry
Thu Jun 23, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Re: Naturalisation Application

Update Criteria - Long residence + ILR NCS or Postal: Postal Date of submission or posting: 14th April 2011 Date of UKBA receipt: 15 April 2011 Date of debit of debit/credit card: 03 May 2011 Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 07 May 2011 dated 03 May 2011 Date of receipt of approval: TBC Date of ...
by Cranberry
Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Re: Timeline for naturalisation

jake749 wrote:We've got almost the same timelines, I received my approval last thursday (approval date 13/06/11) you'll receive your decision very soon now...Good Luck!
Congratulations Jake :). I hope I hear something soon.
by Cranberry
Sat Jun 18, 2011 8:29 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Timeline for naturalisation

Criteria - Long residence + ILR NCS or Postal: Postal Date of submission or posting: 14th April 2011 Date of UKBA receipt: 15 April 2011 Date of debit of debit/credit card: 03 May 2011 Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 07 May 2011 dated 03 May 2011 Date of receipt of approval: TBC Date of Ceremony...
by Cranberry
Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Hi guys, been reading post in this forum... here's my timeline. Criteria : 5 years work permit + 1 Year ILR Type : Postal Date of submission : 14/04/2011 Date application received by UKBA :: 15/04/2011 Date of debit of credit card : 05/05/2011 Date of receipt of acknowledgement : 05/05/2011 dated 0...
by Cranberry
Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

denzel247 wrote:I have been waiting for 5 weeks what is the avarage prossesing time for citizenship these days?.....
It seems to be 10-13 weeks
by Cranberry
Sat Jun 11, 2011 7:55 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Re: british citizenship

congratulations to all who have received their approvals. here is my timeline Criteria- 10 years long residence + 1.5 years (ILR) NCS/POSTAL: postal Used special delivery royal mail sent app. on 04/04/2011 UKBA receipt of app. must have been 05/04/2011 Debit card collection of payment :14/04/2011 A...
by Cranberry
Wed Jun 08, 2011 8:22 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Yes, the guy on the phone confirmed that, but I’m not sure about that. They sometimes give you general answers. I’m not aware how long does it takes the caseworker to make a decision, any light? What about you, do you have any update? I called on May 23rd and I was told the application was wait...
by Cranberry
Tue Jun 07, 2011 2:00 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

radi8 wrote:Update:
Applied on 20 April 11.
Called HO today for the 1st time...said under consideration, it takes up to 6 months.
Congratulations to all who received their approvals.
That sounds positive. Did they say it was with a caseworker?
by Cranberry
Tue Jun 07, 2011 11:47 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Durbanite wrote:Hi All,

Is there anyone that applied in April that has received an approval?

I sent my application on April 19. Just wanted to see how far off I could be.
Hi, I applied April 14th, still waiting..
by Cranberry
Sat May 28, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Congratulations to all approval recipients. It seems as though all March applications have been considered and decision letters are being sent through. I hope April applicants begin to get some positive feedback soon.
by Cranberry
Fri May 27, 2011 10:55 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: TIMELINE AFTER NATURALISATION APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Replies: 7793
Views: 2033076

Yes guys, got my approval letter now. It took 12 weeks to come. So excited Applied via NCS on 14th March Got letter today dated 24th May They never used my Special delivery letter and send it back to me. Thank God that this wait is over now , and my prayers are with people who are waiting good luck...
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