You must attend a citizenship ceremony if your application to become a British citizen has been accepted and you're over 18 years old.

What happens at a citizenship ceremony

You’ll take the Oath or Affirmation of Allegiance to His Majesty the King and make a Pledge of Loyalty to the United Kingdom. At the end of the ceremony, you’ll get your certificate of nationality. You may have one guest attend with you at the ceremony.

Where the ceremonies are held

Our ceremonies are held at:

Hertfordshire Register Office
19b St Albans Road East,
Hatfield
AL10 0NG

Private ceremonies

We provide private ceremonies for £90 if you want to celebrate your British citizenship in a more personal way.

You'll receive your certificate at the end of the ceremony.

You may have up to 2 guests attend your ceremony.

Booking and contact details

Hertfordshire Register Office
19b St Albans Road East,
Hatfield
AL10 0NG

Call 0300 123 4045 to book your ceremony.

 

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