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hi, i am a settled person in UK with indefinite leave to remain.

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hi, i am a settled person in UK with indefinite leave to remain. i got the ILR in 2013 and i have applied for Naturalisation.
i had a son who was born in april 2009 and joined me along with my wife in dec 2013 when he was 9 months old.
when my application was in process for ILR, I applied for the extension of visa for both my wife and son, which i recently got the visa for both of them as it was due to expire.
My son is now 5 years, Can I able to register my son for naturalisation.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
Where was your son born?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

he was born in India

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

india

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Relist: Other.
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Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Thank you.
Children are registered for British Citizenship, not naturalised.
In your case, you should, wait until you are naturalised as a British Citizen and your wife obtains ILR before applying for registration of your child as a British Citizen.
The form to use is MN1:
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/318563/Form_MN1_June_2014.pdf
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