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Why do we need British passport and how to get one?

Why do we need British passport and how to get one?

Situation forces us to realize that nothing about us without us. We do not have political rights to vote in 23 June 2016 for Brexit referendum. What is more we do not have rights to decide about issues related to us in a country we live for a long time. Without political rights we have to be aware no one will claim for our minority.

To apply for British citizenship we have to live there for 6 years and for one year to be a permanent resident of United Kingdom. This process is called naturalisation.
You can apply for British citizenship by naturalization if:
- You are age 18 or over when you apply
- You are of sound mind that you understand the step you are taking
- You are meeting residence requirements
- You will continue to live in the UK
- You have meet the knowledge of english requirements click here to check
- You have meet the knowledge of life in the uk requirements
- Are of good character
By applying for naturalization you have to prove that you are of good character. What that means is, you do not have serious or recent criminal record and you have not tried deceive the Home Office or been involved in immigration offences in the last ten years.
Another step which you must take is Biometric Enrolment you are required to enrol your biometric detailes for the purpose of identity verification. You must complete the biometric enrolment section of the application form. You will be charged additional fee for this service, payable to the Post Office Ltd.(£ 19,20).
Procedure of obtaining British citizenship
If we fulfill all above conditions and passed the test about Life in the UK and if we have the proof of the language knowledge we can apply for British citizenship in three ways:
- Using national Checking Service
- Through the agent or representative e.g: Diversity Voice
- Filling the form personally
If we would like to authorize some company or person to help us to fill in the form we have to make sure that she or he is registered in the Office of the Immigration Service Commisioner.

Department 1,
UK Border Agency
The Capital, New Hall Place
Liverpool, L3 9PP
Together with application is worth to download Guide and Booklet AN from Home Office web site click here this booklet contain detailed information about how to fill in application form which documents to send with this form and how to pay the fee of £ 1,236. Before sending application form you need to make sure that you meet all the requirements that you will avoid refusal and do not lose the money.