Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentEmbassies & Consulates · 9 years ago

Forms to Apply For Dual Citizenship? (US & UK)?

I am a 17 year old US citizen. My dad is a US citizen. My mom was born in the UK and is a British citizen, but not a US citizen. We all live in the US. How do I go about applying for British citizenship, so that I would have dual citizenship. I can't seem to find who to call/see or what forms to fill out. Is it easier for me because I am a minor and my mom is a UK born citizen?

Also, my brother is 10 and is the same situation as me, so we would both be applying. Thanks! (10 points to best answer!)

Update:

I think I have found the website, but I can find a form that seems to apply to my brother and I.

http://www.ind.homeoffice.gov.uk/britishcitizenshi...

Update 2:

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Could someone please tell me if this is it?

http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/britishcitizensh...

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  • Brooky
    Lv 7
    9 years ago
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    If your mother was born in the UK, you and your little brother are already British citizens by descent. You can't find a form to apply for it because no such thing exists.

    http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/britishcitizensh... British citizenship by descent

    All you need to prove your claim to British citizenship is your mother's birth certificate and you can apply for a British passport:

    http://ukinusa.fco.gov.uk/en/help-for-british-nati... Obtaining a British passport in the USA

  • 9 years ago

    Those forms don't apply to you

    Your mother could have gone to the time & expense of registering your births with the British Embassy as a formality but she may not have

    There are NO forms to apply for dual citizenship, either a person is eligible for citizenship or they are not - in the case of you & your brother, contact the British Embassy & ask them to confirm if you qualify for citizenship then send you copies of the application form for British passports

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    There is no form to apply for dual citizenship

    you either are or not

    You need a passport form

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