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Experience:  LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)
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I have an ONC in Civil Engineering. Can I countersign a

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I have an ONC in Civil Engineering. Can I countersign a passport application
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  chatham-chamber replied 1 year ago.
Hi, The countersignatory on a UK passport must:have known the person applying (or the adult who signed the form if the passport is for a child under 16) for at least 2 yearsbe able to identify the person applying, eg they’re a friend, neighbour or colleague (not just someone who knows them professionally)be ‘a person of good standing in their community’ or work in a recognised professionThey can’t be closely-related to or involved with the person applying, eg:related by birth or marriagebe in a relationship with or live at the same address as the person applyingI hope this answers your question. If so, kindly rate the answer and provide feedback.If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to ask.kind regards