February 22, 2019

A critical point in the FAC Report which the media is ignoring or not giving enough coverage to (apparently not juicy/sensational or enough of a hot-button issue for some!!) which addresses the unequal treatment historically of our people.  Our people have a right to b...

"The Government should urgently address concerns in the OTs about the issue of citizenship by descent and anomalies in the British Nationality Act that have taken too long to resolve." 

Sec 4 Line items 58 and 60 apply to our matter.

House of Commons Foreign Affairs Comm...

UK Government's Response to Joint Committee on Human Rights Report regarding Citizenship by Descent for the children, now adults of unmarried BOT's fathers, along with other related matters.

Check out the report: 

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploa...

After giving evidence to the Foreign Affairs Committee where Minister of State, Lord Tariq Ahmad and Ben Merrick (Director for Overseas Territories) were asked to clarify what is being done in the Foreign Office to ensure BOT children of descent born out of wedlock to...

Written evidence from the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (OTS0113)

UKOTA would like to draw to the attention of the Foreign Affairs Committee, the existence of discriminatory provisions within the British Nationality Act in respect of the British Overse...

At the last evidence session of the Foreign Affairs Committee on 18 December 2018, Lord Tariq Ahmed,  Minister of State for the Commonwealth, Responsible for British Overseas Territories & Ben Merrick, Director of Overseas Territories at the Foreign & Commonwealth Offi...

UK & British Overseas Territories Government's Listen up!

It's time to iron out these ongoing hurtful historical anomalies in the British Nationality Act 1981 which continue to discriminate against illegitimate children, now adults, born abroad, between 1948 to 2006, wh...

September 14, 2018

See the circled area, who spells out if your are trying to apply as a BOTC of descent through your unmarried father. You are right out of luck:

Looking back over old papers, this was one of the first letters of rejection from the Office of the Deputy Governor of Montserrat, my Dad's home country, (apparently he "The Deputy Governor" fields such matters after completing an enquiry form). All because my Father n...

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