Citizenship ceremonies

Citizenship ceremonies are provided for local residents who have had their application for British citizenship accepted.

Ceremonies are:

  • conducted by the Chief Registrar
  • normally held locally
  • usually held for more than one new citizen at a time

For more information, or for those who wish to plan a private ceremony please contact your local registration office.

Apply for British citizenship

Further information on becoming a British Citizen is available from the Home Office.