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I was born in New Zealand to a UK born father, his parents

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I was born in New Zealand to a UK born father, his parents were also UK born. I belive I apply for British Citizenship via a UKF form. My parents arnt married. However my father can't/unwilling to give me his full birth certificate. I have a copy of his short version birth certificate. How can I go about applying for citizenship.
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William Sunderland
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Nicola-mod replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes will wait, after all I paid for it. Thanks
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks very much
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
An answer would be great thanks
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Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
HiThank you for your questionMy name is ***** ***** do my best to help you but I need some further informtaion first.Is your father named on your Birth Certificate?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes he is named on my birth certificate, also says his place of birth
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
Then you can apply for a copy of his Birth Certificate as it is a public documentThe process is described herehttps://www.gov.uk/order-copy-birth-death-marriage-certificatePlease ask if you need further details
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thankyou I will apply online for a full birth certificate. Do I need to supply my fathers expired passport as well?
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
Not unless you have it!

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