British Citizenship

British Citizenship by Marriage

Marriage to a British citizen does not automatically grant the non-UK spouse British citizenship.  British citizenship is attained by marriage through the process of naturalisation. ...

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British Citizenship Overview

There are different ways to apply for British citizenship (or ‘naturalisation’) based on your circumstances.  If you’re eligible in more than one way you can ...

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British Citizenship by Birth

British citizenship by birth is not always automatic. Individuals may be eligible to apply to register as a British citizen by birth depending on when ...

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Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship is when an individual holds two citizenships at the same time. It is permitted in the UK.  How does one become a dual ...

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British Citizenship by Descent

British Citizenship by descent is when an individual born abroad can acquire British Citizenship through one or both parents but cannot pass on their British ...

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Surrogate Children

Children born through surrogacy You can apply a UK child passport for your children born through surrogacy if they are under 16. Apply for a ...

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