Deprivation and nullity of British citizenship: nationality policy guidance

Guidance on deprivation of British citizenship status.


Deprivation and nullity of British citizenship

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This guidance tells Home Office staff about the provision made for deprivation of British citizenship status by order under section 40 of the British Nationality Act 1981.

It also explains in which circumstances a registration or naturalisation may be a nullity.

Published 27 July 2017