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I am a Bulgarian national. I came to Britain in 2009. I worked

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I am a Bulgarian national. I came to Britain in 2009. I worked self employed with a National insurance number. I dont have a yellow or blue card. I married an Englishman in September. Can i apply for British citizenship now ?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Howard replied 3 years ago.
No. You will qualify for Permanent Residence in 2014 and Citizenship in 2015 if you can prove you have exercised Treaty Rights in the UK for that period. You can only apply for Citizenship if you have already got Permanent Residence (automatically or by application).
Expert:  Howard replied 3 years ago.
Do you have further questions or was my answer clear?
Expert:  Howard replied 3 years ago.
Zhivka,

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Expert:  Howard replied 3 years ago.
If you do not have any further questions then please confirm that your question has been answered so that it can be closed.

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