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.
Can my manager be my referee for British citizenship?
Can my manager be a referee for my British Citizenship application? Yes, if they are a manager of a limited company.
Can a friend be a referee for Naturalisation?
One referee should be a person of any nationality who has professional standing. … a person of professional standing, or. a person over the age of 25.
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.
Who can be a referee for British citizenship for a child?
One referee should be a professional who has engaged with the child in a professional capacity, such as a teacher, health visitor, social worker or minister of religion. The other referee must normally be the holder of a British citizen passport and either a professional person or over the age of 25.
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.
How do I know if my citizenship application has been approved?
Once you have located your receipt number, can check your N-400 case status by going to the USCIS case status page. On the page, you will enter your receipt number and press the button “Check Status.” On the status page, you can learn a number of things about your case, depending on where you are in the process.
How do I get a certificate of naturalization UK?
Fill in the form online. You’ll be asked to make an appointment at a UK Visa and Citizenship Application Services ( UKVCAS ) service point to provide your biometric information (your fingerprints and a photo). You do not need to send your documents anywhere.
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 a referee be a family member?
Don’t use a neighbour, friend or family member as a referee. Your prospective employer will view them as biased and discount their opinions. Referees could include contacts from Saturday jobs, temporary work or volunteer positions.