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I am a EEA citizen who lived in the UK from 1988 till 2000

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I am a EEA citizen who lived in the UK from 1988 till 2000 and then from August 2013 till present. Do I qualify for UK citizenship or does it have to be the LAST 5 years that I am here?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for your question. The five year qualifying period is counted back from the date of your application so unfortunately the time spent previously doesn't count. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating so that I am credited for my time.