As of summer 2012, those applying for British nationality from outside the UK must send their applications to the UK Border Agency in Liverpool, England for processing. It is no longer possible to submit applications in British High Commissions or Consulates in countries around the world.
The only exception to this
rule is in Hong Kong where applications will continue to be accepted as
All documents provided in support of applications must be
originals where possible. You should make every effort to ensure that they are
sent by a secure route. If the correct documentation is not provided, your
application will be delayed and may fail.
Citizens of various
countries are not permitted to send their passports abroad by
These countries are
• North Korea
• Western Sahara
Citizens of these countries should
obtain a copy and have it certified by a notary or solicitor.
the decision has been made, your local British High Commission or British
Consulate will contact you. If successful, you may be required to attend a
citizenship ceremony when your documentation will be returned to
Global Visa Support offers a variety of programs in United Kingdom. Please check our
UK page for more information: http://www.globalvisasupport.com/uk.html