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Tamari Kokrashvili
Tamari Kokrashvili, Immigration Lawyer
Category: Immigration Law
Satisfied Customers: 265
Experience:  OISC, LLB (Hons) with International Law, Foundation in the UK Law
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My son was born in UK and is 20 years old. Does he

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My son was born in UK and is 20 years old. Does he automaticvally qualify for a British passport if he has lived in the UK for opver 20 years?
JA: What steps has your son taken? Has he filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country does your son live in? If different, what is his citizenship?
Customer: He has always live din UK. Both parents are South African and he applied for a passport but this was rejected as I (the father) only had an anecstral visa at the time. We got ILR after he was born for the whole family.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about the visa?
Customer: No, we haven't spoke to a lawyer. Ee don't want a visa but want to know if he can get automatic cirzienship and a British passport.
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just if he qualifies without having to apply for naturalisationa and how to go about applying or repealing the rejected application if possible.
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 8 days ago.

Good afternoon and thanks for your question.

Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 8 days ago.

According to the information provided above. Your son must apply for naturalization first as he does not qualify for British Citizenship automatically.

Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 8 days ago.

Please let me know if you have further questions.

Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 8 days ago.

If you do not have further questions and as your initial inquiry was answered I would appreciate if you could kindly provide a 5-star positive rating for today's assistance. As it is very important for my profile.

Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 8 days ago.

Hello?

Expert:  Tamari Kokrashvili replied 6 days ago.

If you do not have further questions and as your initial inquiry was answered I would appreciate if you could kindly provide a 5-star positive rating for today's assistance. As it is very important for my profile.