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Collection: British overseas territories citizens (BOTC) (nationality guidance)

This section contains guidance on how to consider an application to naturalise or register as a British overseas territories citizen.

 
Collection: Right of Abode (nationality guidance)

This section contains guidance on how to consider whether an individual has the right of abode in the UK.

 
Collection: British citizenship (nationality guidance)

This section contains guidance on how to consider an application to naturalise, or register as a British citizen.

 
Collection: Requirements and considerations common to all types of British nationality (nationality guidance)

This section contains information on common aspects of nationality policy and processes that apply to the applications for all types of British nationality.

 
Press release: Fake remembrance merchandise seized by Border Force

The goods, some of which were also branded with the words ‘Lest we Forget’, were later confirmed to have infringed the Royal British Legion’s ‘two-petal poppy’ copyright.

The items were seized on 8 November when Border Force officers from the mobile International Trade Team based at Tilbury Docks attended a freight depot to examine an air freight consignment from China. Inspecting the shipment, which was destined for an address in the Manchester area, officers discovered packages containing poppy branded goods including 1,212 scarves, 5,400 badges and 1,200 key rings. Suspecting ...

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Open consultation: Misdirected passengers: consultation on a new civil penalty

New powers to allow the Home Office to operate a civil penalty were introduced in the Immigration Act 2016. A penalty may be imposed on a carrier or airport operator if they fail to take all reasonable steps to ensure that passengers arriving in the UK are correctly directed through a secure channel to border control for appropriate checks to be completed.

This consultation seeks views on the content of 2 codes of practice which will support carriers and airport operators in taking all reasonable to steps to do this and sets out a clear charging matrix for the penalty where a misdirection ...

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News story: More detail provided on new settled status for EU citizens

The government has today offered further reassurance for EU citizens and their family members by setting out further details of how its new settled status scheme will operate.

Those applying to stay in the UK after we leave the EU will not have their applications refused on minor technicalities and caseworkers considering applications will exercise discretion where appropriate. We expect the majority of cases to be granted.

EU citizens will also be given a statutory right of appeal, in line with their current rights through the Free Movement Directive, if their application is unsuccessful...

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Policy paper: The Home Office response to the Independent Chief Inspector’s report: ‘An inspection of the Home Office’s Reporting and Offender Management processes’

The Home Office response to the Independent Chief Inspector’s report ‘An inspection of the Home Office’s Reporting and Offender Management processes’, including achievements and recommendations for improvement.

 
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