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LOCAL INFORMATION

3.1.1

Application for British Citizenship

Extent: Jersey
July 2001
Updated 14 July 2016
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Words you may need to know

 

Application - a formal and usually written request for something such as a job, a grant of money, a place at a university, citizenship

 

Citizenship - the legal status of being a citizen of a country

 

Status - position or grade

 

Citizen - somebody who has the right to live in a country because he or she was born there or has been legally accepted as a permanent resident

 

Jersey Customs and Immigration Service deal with all naturalisation and registration applications for Jersey residents.

 

For information see:

www.gov.je/Travel/Passports/ApplyFirstAdult/Pages/BritishCitizenship.aspx

 

Also www.gov.je/LifeEvents/CitizenshipSettlingInJersey/SettlementInJersey/Pages/index.aspx