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My father and both grandparents were British citizens, I was

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My father and both grandparents were British citizens, I was born in South Africa and have a South African passport (born in 1974) am I eligible for a British passport?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Where was your father born and was he married to your mother?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I will need to check his birth certificate, yes he was married to my mother

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Thank you.

If he was born in the UK, yes you are a British citizen by descent and eligible to apply for a British Citizen passport.

Hope this helps
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

sorry you asked where he was born not when yes born in UK. Thanks for your help do you perhaps know which category of passport I would apply for?


 

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
You will apply for a British Citizen passport.

All the best
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Many thanks

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Welcome, please leave feedback
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Excellent


 

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
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