Can my manager be a referee for my British Citizenship application? Yes, if they are a manager of a limited company.
Who can I use as a referee for British citizenship?
One referee must be a person of any nationality who has professional standing, such as a minister of religion, civil servant or a member of a professional body, for example, accountant or solicitor (but not representing you with this application). A list of acceptable professional persons can be found on our website.
Who can act as a referee?
Who can be a referee? Wherever possible, a referee should be a contact from a previous employer; ideally your line manager or someone you worked closely with. If you do not want your current employer to know you are looking for a new role, choose someone from your most recent job before that.
Can an architect be a referee for British citizenship?
One of these references must be from a professional person such as a Doctor or Architect or Accountant or other person who belongs to a professional body (even an MP or a Minister of Religion or a qualified Teacher can act as a referee).
How much is it for British citizenship?
The British citizenship application fee in 2019 is £1,330. This is the cost for the Home Office to process the British citizenship application, also known as naturalisation.
What if you can’t use your boss as a reference?
If the company is on a directive not to provide a reference to you outright, consider seeking out a manager or someone you worked closely with who has since left the company. This person, now no longer with your former employer, won’t feel the same pressure to not give you a reference.
Can my GP be my referee for Naturalisation?
Doctors are DEFINITELY accepted as referees. I used 2 doctors as referees for my Citizenship application and it was approved with no problems.
Can I change my referee for British citizenship?
Re: British Naturalisation – Referee (made a mistake)
You cannot change or edit your application form once it’s already submitted. Find another referee who’s compliant with the list and get them to sign the declaration.
Can an architect be a referee?
Re: Architect as a referee
If he is a member of RIBA, etc, as you say, then he is a “professional” and can be a referee. I only used Accountants who are members of their professional bodies – the architect is a member of RIBA which is a professional body.