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British Citizenship for Stateless Child

Stateless Child Born In The UK Apply British Citizenship

Can Stateless Child Apply for a British Citizenship?

Some of the facts:

Stateless person is someone who is not considered as a national by any state under the operation of its law; A stateless person lacks legal residence and the right of return to their country and cannot access consular protection from anywhere; Under Schedule 2 of the British Nationality Act 1981, a person who is stateless can be registered as a British Citizen if he or she: was born in the UK, is and has always been stateless, was under the age of 22 on the date of the application, has lived in the UK for the 5 years prior to the making of the application; MK (a child by her litigation friend CAE) v SSHD [2017] EWHC 1365 [Admin] case is widely used in British Citizenship application as a stateless child.