Latest Position on Brexit
Here, is the latest position on Brexit, as it applies to EEA nationals and their family members, following the Home Office’s latest statement.
EEA PR applications: Assessing your options
There is still a lack of clarity about the position of European Economic Area (EEA) nationals in the United Kingdom (UK) post Brexit and this is having an impact on EEA PR applications. As highlighted in past blogs (and newsletters to our subscribers), EEA nationals will be expected to ‘upgrade’ their current status to the new ‘settled’ status from March 2019, when the UK formally leaves to the European Union (EU). While nothing has changed for the time being, many clients are instructing us to assist them with their applications to certify their permanent residence (PR). But before launching into the applications, it helps to understand our clients’ reasoning and…
Top 10 Q&A on British Citizenship
Over time, I have received many questions from individuals seeking guidance on how to apply to become a British citizen. With that in mind, I have collated the top 10 questions and answers on all aspects of British citizenship.
Permanent Residence to British Citizenship: Is it Worth the Hassle?
You have applied to the Home Office for your Permanent Residence card. Post Brexit, is it worth making an application to become a British Citizen? That depends.
Successfully applied to become a British Citizen? Here’s what you must do next!
Congratulations! Your application to become a British Citizen has been successful and you have the Home Office letter to prove it. You have contacted the local council to arrange your attendance at the citizenship ceremony and invited your nearest and dearest to witness you becoming a British national. At the ceremony, you will receive your certificate of British citizenship and welcome pack. And then onto the next step – applying for your British passport. It’s exciting isn’t it?! Yes. Only there are a few things that you need to be aware of.