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Good Morning Tom,
Thank you for getting back to me.
Im a 43 year old male, born Aug. 3rd 1967
My parents were both born in the US but my grandmother was born in Scotland and came to the US thru New York in the 1920's or 30's. My parents are American with German / Scottish roots.
Sorry, I forgot the most important question!
Where were you born? US?
I was born in Mount Holly, NJ.
Im currently in Cyprus on my travel passport.
My sponsorship didnt work so I'm trying to find out the best way to be able to stay and work for this company.
I'm afraid that because neither of your parents were born in the UK and you yourself were neither born in the UK or have spent a period of residence here there is no possibility of you you making a successful application for citizenship right now.
You could obtain indefinite leave to remain if you were to come here and work under the points based visa system for a period of 5 years, you could also apply for indefinite leave to remain if you married a UK citizen or person with ILR and then came to live here for a period of 2 years.
Once you have ILR a person can apply to be naturalised as a UK citizen after the expiry of 12 months.
Info on points based work visas here:-
Info on marriage applications:-
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