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I am 38 years old and I was adopted at the age of one by my

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I am 38 years old and I was adopted at the age of one by my British fatherr in Africa and he left when I was 4 years old. I haven't been in touch with him since and I found out that he is still alive and is in the UK. Could I claim myrights as a British citizen
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
From what you say you could apply for a certificate of entitlement to stay in the UK.
See the following link which should give you the information you need.
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/420987/Guide_ROA.pdf
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