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British passport daughter. She was born in UK last year. We

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Hello. British passport for my daughter.
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Customer: She was born in UK last year. We the parents are of Romanian nationality but not married
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
but no married. I (the father) have permanent residency in UK. How can I apply for British passport for my daughter.


Thanks for your question.

When did you obtian Permanent Residence?

What is your daughter's date of birth?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
her birth date is 22/08/2015.
13 feb 2014 i received the residence


Thanks for your patience.

If you obtained PR before your daughter was born and she was born in the UK, then she will be regarded automatically as a UK citizen.

Please refer to the third bullet point under the section titled “Children of EEA nationals” on the following guidance for confirmation:

This means that provided you can prove the facts of the birth and that you had PR at the time she was born then you can apply for a UK passport for her, without having to go through the formal registration as a UK citzen process.

They will issue her a UK passport and this is obviously proof that your daughter is a UK citizen.

My goal is to provide you with a good service. If you feel you have received anything less, please reply back as I am happy to address follow-up issues specifically relating to your question. If you are happy then please kindly leave positive feedback.

Kind regards,


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
By the way I'm Ionel. What form do I need to complete for the passport?

Details here:

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
In that form there is no option for PR. Do I send the PR document with that form?

Yes, you will certainly need to send that.

Guidance on the form is here;

You will find it relatively easy to do but you will have to sit down and read the form/guidance thoroughly.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you.