British citizenship (nationality guidance)

A collection of guidance documents used by UK Visas and Immigration when deciding applications for British nationality.

Published 14 November 2017
Last updated 23 November 2022 + show all updates
  1. Guidance on registering British overseas territories citizenship for Chagossian descendants published.

  2. Added guidance on registration as a British citizen in special circumstances.

  3. Added guidance: Registration as a British overseas territories citizen and British citizen: children of BOTC parents.

  4. First published.