Citizenship guidance

A collection of guidance for British nationality and to obtain evidence to the right of abode in the UK.

In this collection you’ll find guidance for citizenship applications to:

  • register as a British national
  • naturalise as a British citizen
  • renounce/resume British citizenship/nationality

You can check if you can become a British citizen.

If you’re successful in your citizenship application, find out what you can expect following your decision.

Naturalise as a British citizen

Register as a British national

Nationality services

Right of Abode

Published 22 March 2019
Last updated 17 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Form UKF (M): guidance added.

  2. Updated to add link to information for successful applicants

  3. First published.