Citizenship Ceremonies

Becoming a UK citizen

Changing nationality is a major turning point in someone’s life. To acknowledge this, people who are granted UK citizenship are required to attend a formal citizenship ceremony.

In order to obtain your citizenship, there is a legal requirement for you to make your oath of allegiance at a citizenship ceremony.

Applications for UK citizenship are handled by the Home Office ( The final part of the process is the citizenship ceremony.

Group citizenship ceremonies are held regularly at each of our register offices across East Sussex. 

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