Nationality and Citizenship
'Windrush Generation' and British Citizenship
If you wish to apply for British Citizenship under the 'Windrush Generation', please do not use the Nationality Checking Service or NDRS and instead contact the Home Offices Commonwealth Taskforce. Their contact details are freephone 0800 678 1925, and lines are open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sundays 10am to 4pm. Alternatively please send an email to email@example.com
More information can be found on the Commonwealth citizens pages of GOV.UK (external link).
The Haringey Register Office a number of Nationality and Citizenship services. Please choose the service that you require from the options below:
For people applying for British Nationality:
- Nationality Checking Service - paper application forms
For people that have made a successful application to be naturalised as a British Citizen:
The Nationality Document Return Service (NDRS) will stop nationally at the end of November. All appointments to use the NDRS service in Haringey are now fully booked - please contact other boroughs who may still have appointments for NDRS available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
The Nationality Checking Service (NCS) is still available until the end of December for people that are using a paper form.
Central Government Services
Lost Certificates of Naturalisation: replacement certificates can be obtained for a fee from the Home Office. Please see the GOV.UK website (external link) to get a replacement UK citizenship certificate.
Please note: we do not offer a service to get British Passports. If you require a British Passport, please contact HM Passport Office (external link) for further information.
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