Registering a child as a British Citizen

Registering a child under 18 years, as a British Citizen

Are you looking to register your Child as a British Citizen? Our Immigration solicitors in the UK can advise you on all aspects of your registering your Child under 18 as a British Citizen.
This application is in reference to a child being registered as a British Citizen. A child under 10 years old is not required to show that they meet the good character requirements. Children are also not required to demonstrate knowledge of English or life in the UK. Such applications require a focused approach when showing the relationship between child and parent.

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We have years of experience when it comes to dealing with UK Immigration Applications. Let MWG help you manage the process.

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Our UK Immigration Solicitors will carry out a detailed evaluation of your case and advise you on the best course of action to secure your future

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Our customer care team ensures that your case is dealt in a way that causes you as little distress as possible.

how does a child qualify to register as a British Citizen?

There are different ways for a child to qualify under this route.These are as follows:
  • Children born in the UK to parents now settled in the UK or who have become British citizens.
  • Children born in the UK to parents who have joined the armed forces.
  • hildren whose parents are in the process of applying for British citizenship.
  • Children born abroad to parents who are British by descent and have lived in the UK or an overseas territory.
  • Children adopted abroad by British citizen parents.

How Long will it take?

The average processing times can vary and can take approximately 12 weeks. However, the standard processing times for such applications is 6 months. The Home Office can take longer if they require further information.
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To request support and assistance with your UK Standard Visitor Visa, book your free initial consultation with our immigration solicitors on 0161 835 2446 or use the contact form below.

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Frequently Asked Questions.

We may be able to offer you an initial consultation, depedning on the nature of your enquiry. Please call us on 0161 835 2446 to speak to a member of our team.

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Currently we are unable to offer legal aid. However we would always encourage you to contact  our team to see if we have options available for you.


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