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

  1. Form AN: guidance

Register as a British national

  1. Form MN1: guidance
  2. Form B(OS): guidance
  3. Form B(OTA): guidance
  4. Form T: guidance
  5. Form S: guidance
  6. Form RS1: guidance
  7. Form UKF: guidance
  8. Form UKM: guidance

Nationality services

  1. Form RN: guidance
  2. Form NS: guidance

Right of Abode

  1. Form ROA: guidance
Published 22 March 2019
Last updated 22 May 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated to add link to information for successful applicants
  2. First published.