Working in partnership with the Home Office, we offer the Nationality Checking Service, checking your application form for British Citizenship to make sure that it has been completed correctly and in full.
For a set fee, we check the form, ensure all relevant supporting documents are present and most importantly, photocopy and certify your original documents (such as Passports) so that you can take them away with you instead of submitting them in the post to the Home Office.
Checking service fees
Single Adult Application - £70.00
Single Child Application - £70.00
Husband and Wife or Civil Partners applying together - £125.00
Husband and Wife or Civil Partners and 2 Children - £195.00
Any additional Children applying with the above - £60.00
HOME OFFICE FEES FROM 6TH APRIL 2014
ADULT APPLICATION - £906.00
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS NO LONGER A REDUCED FEE FOR COUPLES APPLYING TOGETHER
MINOR (UNDER 18) APPLICATION - £669.00
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS NO LONGER A REDUCED FEE FOR MULTIPLE MINOR APPLICATIONS
Please note that if you are submitting your application after 28th October 2013 it is your responsibility to make sure that you meet the change in criteria for English requirements before you attend your appointment with us. If we are unable to send your application because you do not meet these requirements you will not be eligible for a deposit refund.
Please be aware that this is a very popular service, appointments are limited and are therefore offered on a 'First Come First Served' basis only.
All staff undertaking this service are authorised advisors registered with the OISC** (Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner).
For further information on our services and to make your appointment please contact the Ceremonies Team on 0116 454 1000.
At the time of booking your appointment, you will be required to pay a £20.00 non-refundable booking deposit for each applicant, including each minor applicant. This amount will then be deducted from the total fee paid to Leicester City Council at your appointment.
Fees may be paid over the telephone by debit/credit card or in person at this office by debit/credit card, cash or cheque with a guarantee card.
Please note that the non-refundable booking fee will be forfeited for non-attendance or late attendance of your appointment or if you do not continue with your application.
Naturalisation application forms
In line with a new directive from the home office, we are no longer able to supply application forms.
Forms are only now available by downloading from the home office website at www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk .
Please note Leicester register office are unable to download and print forms for applicants.
** OISC Organisation Reference Number: F200500174