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I would like to know, based on residential qualifying period;

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I would like to know, based on residential qualifying period; when can i apply for British Citizenship.

I got Work permit for 5 years stamped on 19th Sep 2006
Entry clearance on 24th Oct 2006

ILR Granted on 14th Sep 2011.

When can I apply for British citizenship?

is it after 14th Sep 20012 or 24th Oct 2012?

Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: UK Immigration Law
Expert:  Awan-Legal replied 4 years ago.

Awan-Legal : Hi
JACUSTOMER-81qfs2tc- :


Awan-Legal : You can apply After 14 september 2012 as you have already been in the uk for 5 years by that date and held ILR for one year too by then.
Awan-Legal : The requirements are as follows:
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Awan-Legal : I hope that helps.
JACUSTOMER-81qfs2tc- :

so when they say last five years.. does it include one year of ILR?

Awan-Legal : Yes that is correct.
Awan-Legal : I hope that answers your question.
Awan-Legal : Please leave positive feedback. Thanks.
Awan-Legal : Hi, please kindly leave positive feedback unless there is anything else I can help with, thanks.

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