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Category: Immigration Law
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Experience:  UK Lawyer holding practising certficate for England & Wales.
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I am from the Phillipines. In the Uk for 15 years. I have a

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I am from the Phillipines. In the Uk for 15 years. I have a work visa. I recently applied for British citizenship. After several interviews and paying thousands of pounds for bonds, I was told that my application was successful and that the paper work was complete and that the ceremony would take place in a few weeks. I have in the past week now received letters to say that I am required to leave the country. I think this is a mistake and that wires have been crossed etc etc. Is it a regular occurrence that after citizenship is awarded that on occasions decisions can be reversed?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 1 year ago.


You have already received ILR, yes?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Thomas replied 1 year ago.


Sorry for the delay in replying.

Did the letters which you have received telling you to leave the UK give reasons for why you were required to leave the UK?

I will be able to answer after you reply.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No they didn't.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK leave it now. I am in touch with an immigration lawyer in London. Thanks,
No further help needed. Please do not contact again. Thankyou
Expert:  Thomas replied 1 year ago.

Okay. I'll request a refund..