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by cricinfo
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: HSMP Judicial Review - English Language Reqmt
Replies: 6
Views: 907

Thank you wpilr_nov12. From reading the links you provided, my ESOL qualification is enough if I apply before October 28th. Thanks Sorry for confusion. I should have mentioned LIUK or ESOL. I myself claimed ILR under HSMP JR and didn't have to pass LIUK or ESOL but for BC application you need one o...
by cricinfo
Thu Aug 08, 2013 2:42 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Friend applying for citizenship, documents checking process
Replies: 1
Views: 340

Re: Friend applying for citizenship, documents checking proc

A friend of mine is not due to apply for citizenship. Little more than one yr spend on ILR. Originally was WP->Tier 2->ILR. Can he apply for the document checking service with council? (Birmingham) Also I was looking at form AN, it does not clearly mention how much to pay and how to make payment fo...
by cricinfo
Thu Aug 08, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: HSMP Judicial Review - English Language Reqmt
Replies: 6
Views: 907

Re: HSMP Judicial Review - English Language Reqmt

Hi Friends, This site has been of great help to me over the past few years. I have a query that needs some assistance. I was on HSMP with Judicial Review and got my ILR on August 2nd (5 + 1 year). As i was a Judicial Review applicant, I did not need to write Life in the UK test while applying for I...
by cricinfo
Thu Aug 08, 2013 8:11 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Do I need to inform anyone that I am British?
Replies: 8
Views: 1673

Re: Do I need to inform anyone that I am British?

mkmk wrote:I have just become British :D Thanks to the forum!

Now do I need to inform the tax office, bank,employer or anyone else that I am British? Or it doesn't matter?
No one. You don't need to inform anyone but if you are not registered for electoral then by law yo need to do that as soon as possible.
by cricinfo
Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Approved but no Invitation to Ceremony
Replies: 28
Views: 8989

HI, No i'm still waiting and waiting. i don't know why they taking that long. Got the first letter on 13 of July date 10th and still waiting for second letter. I don't believe it can be IT issue. I work in IT things do sort v quickly specially in production site. They don't even reply my email. Don...
by cricinfo
Tue Aug 06, 2013 12:11 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Approved but no Invitation to Ceremony
Replies: 28
Views: 8989

HI, No i'm still waiting and waiting. i don't know why they taking that long. Got the first letter on 13 of July date 10th and still waiting for second letter. I don't believe it can be IT issue. I work in IT things do sort v quickly specially in production site. They don't even reply my email. Don...
by cricinfo
Tue Aug 06, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: July 2013 - Naturalisation application Timeline
Replies: 552
Views: 61593

My wife applied through NCS today and the lady in NCS said they haven't received any certificate in the last 2 - 3 weeks which is unusual. She didn't know the reason though!!!
by cricinfo
Fri Aug 02, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Travel to Pakistan
Replies: 6
Views: 3468

Re: Travel to Pakistan

Hi, I am Pakistani citizen and my kid has got British passport. We have not yet made his Pakistani passport yet so wondering if we must make his Pakistani passport first or get a visa for him before travelling to Pakistan. Ideally we would like to make his Pakistani passport while in Pakistan (as w...
by cricinfo
Thu Jul 25, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Lost passport Details in British Passport Application
Replies: 3
Views: 601

Re: Lost passport Details in British Passport Application

I have my current passport and I have put this passport details in British passport application. I had one previous passport which has been lost. Do I need to put details of my lost passport in British Passport application. I have called Passport office and very customer service agent give a differ...
by cricinfo
Thu Jul 25, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: certificate of citizenship
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: certificate of citizenship

thank you for prompt reply. when i matched it with my invitation letter i saw different. in the invitation letter its like firrst name and surname. on the certificate it appears other way round. surmame first name. It's same (surname first) on my certificate and got my passport with correct details.
by cricinfo
Thu Jul 25, 2013 11:22 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation (Electoral Registration)
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Pakistan is a qualifying Commonwealth Country thus you are required by law to register. I have applied for Nat. But I have never been on electoral role or casted vote. Will this cause any issue? It wouldn't affect your application but like D4109125 said you are required by law to register so sooner...
by cricinfo
Thu Jul 25, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: certificate of citizenship
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: certificate of citizenship

pala wrote:hello everybody. i have just complated my ceremony today and received my certificate. one question to those who has their citizenship certificate. on my certificate my surname appears first. ( *surname* firstname) is this normal. thank you in advance.
Yes that's normal.
by cricinfo
Tue Jul 23, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: applying for british citizenship for spouse.
Replies: 3
Views: 627

tutorofhistory wrote:Hi ..
Thanks for the reply..

any idea BNO passport holder exempt from Life in the UK test ?

thanks
I have no idea about this. May be someone else would be able to help!
by cricinfo
Tue Jul 23, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: URGENT: Acknowledgement with misspelled surname
Replies: 3
Views: 381

Re: URGENT: Acknowledgement with misspelled surname

Hi I have applied for naturalisation (MN1) through NCS. Recently I have received acknowledgement but my surname was misspelled(looks like typo). I have tried to contact them by phone but always goes for voice mail by directing to send any queries to "ukbanationalityenquiries@ukba.gsi.gov.uk" I have...
by cricinfo
Tue Jul 23, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Family member of EEA National for British citizen applicatio
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: Family member of EEA National for British citizen applic

Hi all, I currently hold an IRL (through work permit route) and will be applying for British citizenship. I had two quick questions: 1) Question 2.4: My son was born after I obtained IRL in Feb 2013 and therefore has a British passport so will I be a family member of EEA national and hence have to ...
by cricinfo
Tue Jul 23, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Form AN question
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: Form AN question

Hi, This forum has been very helpful to me in the past throughout the process of Tier 1 and ILR, and I thank you all for that. I am looking to apply for Naturalisation in August (i.e Next month). I'm currently going through a process of getting redundant by end of August. I have been employed by th...
by cricinfo
Tue Jul 23, 2013 10:26 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: applying for british citizenship for spouse.
Replies: 3
Views: 627

Re: applying for british citizenship for spouse.

Hi,I hope you can help me with this.. I am British citizen,,through naturalisation. My wife is a British National Overseas passport holder as she was born in Hong Kong and is Nepalese citizen as well. She has been in the UK with Indefinite leave to remain visa stamped on her Nepalese passport for 3...
by cricinfo
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: British Passport form fill up
Replies: 2
Views: 510

Re: British Passport form fill up

arupmohan wrote:Section 3:Have you had or been included on any sort of passport before ?

Do we need to fill Indian Pssport details ?

I had 2 cancelled and one uncancelled passport. Do we need to fill all passort details?
My understanding is you only have to fill in details of all uncancelled passports.
by cricinfo
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: RE: CITIZENSHIP FEE?????
Replies: 12
Views: 1350

shaz1980 wrote:if i want to send the banker draft what name should the banker draft be in "like ukba"?
The accounting officer, Home Office. It's on payment slip
by cricinfo
Fri Jul 19, 2013 11:05 am
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Letter from Local Authority but not from Home Office
Replies: 6
Views: 1029

Re: Letter from Local Authority but not from Home Office

Your letter from UKBA should be on the way. They send letters by 2nd class post so could take some time to arrive. If you don't receive your letter in next couple of days I would recommend you to send an email to NationalityProgress@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk with all your details. Thanks cricinfo. I st...
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