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British Citizenship

Our specialist immigration lawyers are highly experienced in applying for Naturalisation or Registration for British Citizenship. Our team are on hand to help guide you through the process and increase your chances of success.
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Apply for a British passport

Once you have full British Citizenship you are free to apply for a British passport.

We can advise on all aspects of Citizenship including, residence, eligibility requirements and the documents required to support the applications. We also advise on complex citizenship applications and queries over claims to citizenship.

British Citizenship

If you have been living and working in the UK for at least 5 years and hold Indefinite Leave to Remain, you may wish to make an application for British citizenship through naturalisation. If you are successfully granted British Citizenship, you will be permitted to hold a British passport.

This will allow you to stay in the UK permanently and enjoy the full range of rights as UK citizens. Our immigration solicitors can help you and your family with your application to make sure you meet the requirements for citizenship and guide you through the process from start to finish.

British Citizenship

Registration

Registration is the way in which children can become British citizens and it is also used for adults in special circumstances. It is necessary for those over ten years old to be of good character, but it is not necessary to demonstrate knowledge of the language or of life in the UK.
There are several requirements and exceptions so it is best to speak to us about your individual circumstances so we can advise you on the best way forward.

Citizenship Application Appeals

If your citizenship application is refused, we understand that this can be a stressful situation. It can be refused for various reasons and there is no automatic right to appeal this decision. However , it is possible to request a review of the decision.
Our immigration team can assist with submitting a review on your behalf. If this is ineffective, then we can advise you further about the possibility of challenging the decision via Judicial Review.

Citizenship Application Appeals

Applying for a British Passport

Once you become a British citizen, or if you are able to evidence being born British,, you are able to apply for a British passport. Often applicants who apply for their first passport may be required to attend an interview.
Our specialist solicitors can assist you with the application and interview preparation if required.
Why choose us

Why Choose Us?

Our specialist Immigration solicitors will be by your side throughout all stages of your Citizenship application. They will discuss your circumstances and present you with options on how to proceed.
Legal advice should always be sought before an application is submitted, the case must be argued well and in detail to show evidence that you meet the requirements.

Our solicitors have many years of experience in dealing with all types of Asylum, Human Rights, immigration and Citizenship matters. They will expertly guide you in all aspects of your case and are ideally positioned to explain any complexities and can represent your position robustly in order to achieve your desired outcome.

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People rely on us, and we pride ourselves on our client-centered advocacy and representation.
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