Visas and immigration operational guidance – guidance

Nationality instructions: volume 2

Volume 2 of the nationality instructions contains information used by UK Visas and Immigration to decide citizenship applications.

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Acknowledgements

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Address (change of)

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"Blue-taped" (associated) applications

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Cash and valuables

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Cause celebres

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Certificates (copies)

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Certificates (endorsement)

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Certificates (of release)

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College of arms: enquiries

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Correspondence

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Declarations

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Disclosure of information

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Files

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Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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Gifts

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High profile cases

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HM Revenue and Customs

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Home Office travel documents

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Interviewing in naturalisation cases

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Minutes and memoranda

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MPs' correspondence

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Names

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National insurance contributions office

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Office for National Statistics

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Old correspondents

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The official secrets act 1989

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Parliamentary commissioner

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Parliamentary questions

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Passports (general handling)

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Petitions to the queen

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Photocopies

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Priority

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Representatives (regulation of)

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Security

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Status letters

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Submissions and briefs for ministers

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Telephones and facsimile

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Titles (foreign)

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Translations

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War crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide

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Acquisition of British nationality (declarations of)

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Administrative recognition

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Adoption

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Aliens

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Annexation

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Automatic claims

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British overseas territories

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British Nationality Acts

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British Nationality Regulations

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British Nationality: summary

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Certificates of British Nationality

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Certificates of Naturalisation ("Imperial" and "Local")

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Civil Partnership

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Commonwealth Countries

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Commonwealth Secretariat

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Denization

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Deprivation

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Diplomats

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Dissolution

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Divisional Records

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Divorce

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Domicile

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Dominions

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Doubt Certificates (Issue of)

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Dual Nationality

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East African Asians

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European Economic Area and Swiss Nationals

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Exceptions to Loss

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Extra-Territorial Jurisdiction

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Gender Recognition Act 2004

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Hanover (Electress Sophia of)

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Human Rights Act 1998

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Illegal Entry

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Immigration Acts

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Independence

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Interpretation Acts 1978

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Legitimacy

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"Mandated Territories" and "Trust Territories"

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Marriage

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Oath of Allegiance an Pledge of Loyalty

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Ordinary Residence

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Overstayers

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Pakistan Act 1973

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Passports

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Police Registration Certificate

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Protectorates and Protected States

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Renunciation (History)

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Resumption (History)

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Retention (declarations of)

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Sex Offenders Entry

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Statelessness

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Surrogacy

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UK and Colonies

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Detail

UK Visas and Immigration nationality instructions volume 2 contains background information used when deciding applications for citizenship and other types of British nationality.