"Application for Citizenship of Fiji" - Fiji

This Fiji-specific "Application for Citizenship of Fiji" is a document released by the Fiji Immigration Department.

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Photograph
2 Copies of a recent full-
face photograph of the
applicant should be
attached here. The
reverse of one copy
GOVERNMENT OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
should be endorsed by an
adult (not the applicant)
as being a correct
IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT
likeness.
A P P L I C AT I O N F O R CI T I ZE N S H I P O F FI J I
APPLICANTS
SURNAME
GIVEN NAMES
FULL NAME
:
INSTRUCTIONS
A number of categories of persons are entitled to be or may apply to be registered/naturalised as Fiji Citizens. This form
is to be used for all such applications which are categorised below. Please tick the category under which you are applying and complete the
relevant Sections of the form as indicated.
CATEGORIES
1.
REGISTRATION
a]
Child of a Fiji Citizen born outside Fiji
Complete Sections A,B & C & I
[Decree, section 8(1)]
& Certificate A
b]
Adopted Foreign Child of a Fiji Citizen
Complete Sections A, B & D & I
[Decree, section 8(2)]
& Certificate A
c]
A Child either of whose Parents becomes a
Complete Sections A & B & I
Fiji Citizen
& Certificate A
[Decree, section 8(3)]
[Note: Applicants under categories [a], [b] or [c] who are 18 years old or over must also complete section G However, such
applicants are not required to complete Certificate A]
d]
Former Citizen
Complete Sections A & E & I
[Decree, section 8(6)]
& Certificate B
e]
An Adult who has been married to a Fiji
Complete Sections A, B & F & I
Citizen
& Certificate B
[Decree, section 8(7)]
2.
NATURALIZATION
a]
An adult who has been lawfully resident in
Complete Sections A, H & I
Fiji for a total of 5 of the 10 yrs immediately
& Certificate B
Before the applications for Naturalization is made.
[Decree, section 11]
WARNING
THE INCLUSION OF FALSE INFORMATION ONF THIS FORM OR IN SUPPORT
OF THIS APPLICATION CAN LEAD TO IMPRISONMENT OR A FINE.
COMPLETED FORMS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED WITH APPROPRIATE FEES TO:THE DIRECTOR OF IMMIGRATION,
IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT, SUVA. ORPOST TO: P O BOX 2224, GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS, SUVA, FIJI.
Photograph
2 Copies of a recent full-
face photograph of the
applicant should be
attached here. The
reverse of one copy
GOVERNMENT OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
should be endorsed by an
adult (not the applicant)
as being a correct
IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT
likeness.
A P P L I C AT I O N F O R CI T I ZE N S H I P O F FI J I
APPLICANTS
SURNAME
GIVEN NAMES
FULL NAME
:
INSTRUCTIONS
A number of categories of persons are entitled to be or may apply to be registered/naturalised as Fiji Citizens. This form
is to be used for all such applications which are categorised below. Please tick the category under which you are applying and complete the
relevant Sections of the form as indicated.
CATEGORIES
1.
REGISTRATION
a]
Child of a Fiji Citizen born outside Fiji
Complete Sections A,B & C & I
[Decree, section 8(1)]
& Certificate A
b]
Adopted Foreign Child of a Fiji Citizen
Complete Sections A, B & D & I
[Decree, section 8(2)]
& Certificate A
c]
A Child either of whose Parents becomes a
Complete Sections A & B & I
Fiji Citizen
& Certificate A
[Decree, section 8(3)]
[Note: Applicants under categories [a], [b] or [c] who are 18 years old or over must also complete section G However, such
applicants are not required to complete Certificate A]
d]
Former Citizen
Complete Sections A & E & I
[Decree, section 8(6)]
& Certificate B
e]
An Adult who has been married to a Fiji
Complete Sections A, B & F & I
Citizen
& Certificate B
[Decree, section 8(7)]
2.
NATURALIZATION
a]
An adult who has been lawfully resident in
Complete Sections A, H & I
Fiji for a total of 5 of the 10 yrs immediately
& Certificate B
Before the applications for Naturalization is made.
[Decree, section 11]
WARNING
THE INCLUSION OF FALSE INFORMATION ONF THIS FORM OR IN SUPPORT
OF THIS APPLICATION CAN LEAD TO IMPRISONMENT OR A FINE.
COMPLETED FORMS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED WITH APPROPRIATE FEES TO:THE DIRECTOR OF IMMIGRATION,
IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT, SUVA. ORPOST TO: P O BOX 2224, GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS, SUVA, FIJI.
NOTES
Application must be made by persons over 18 years of age or over
1.
For the purpose of categories 1[a}, 1{b} and 1{c} where the applicant is a minor (ie under the
2.
age of 18 years), the forms should be completed by the applicant’s parent or guardian
Present nationality: Evidence of the applicant’s present citizenship or nationality status must
3.
be attached ( eg birth certificate, passport, citizenship certificate, etc)
Where a question in a particular section you are answering does not apply to you please put
4.
NONE or N/A as appropriate
Declaration and Certificates (pages 8&9): The declaration on page 9 of this form (Certificates
5.
B, Part C ) is only required of an applicant who is not a Commonwealth citizen or a British
Protected Person. If it does not apply to you, delete it by putting a diagonal line through it
For Office, Use Only
Tick
File Page
i]
Birth Certificate of applicant or equivalent
ii]
Birth Certificate of + parent/husband
Iii] Marriage Certificate:
iv] Death Certificate of husband:
v]
Passport:
vi] Certificate of Registration of Citizenship:
vii] Medical Report
viii] Other
PARTICULARS OF APPLICANT
SECTION A
(All Applicants must complete this Section)
A1.
Surname
A2.
Given Names
A3.
Date of Birth
A4.
Country of Birth
DAY/MONTH/YEAR
/
/
A5.
Present Nationality
A6.
Passport No.
A7.
Sex
A8. Marital Status
MALE
FEMALE
A9.
Residential Address
Telephone No:______________
A10.
Postal Address
Telephone No: _______________________________E-mail________________________________________
A11
Occupation
SECTION B.
B1
SURNAME :
GIVEN NAMES:
B2.
DATE OF BIRTH
B3.
Country of Birth
B4.
Present Nationality
B5.
Passport No
B6.
Do you hold citizenship of another country?
Yes
No
If yes, of which country or countries
SECTION C
CHILD BORN OUTSIDE FIJI
C1.
Were you a Fiji citizen at the date of your child’s birth?
Yes
No
[Attach documentary evidence]
C2.
Did either parent hold citizenship of another
Yes
No
country at the date of the child’s birth?
[Attach documentary evidence]
SECTION D
FOREIGN CHILD ADOPTED BY A FIJI CITIZEN
D1.
Has the Child been legally
D2.
Date of Adoption
Adopted either in Fiji/Overseas?
Yes
No
D3.
Court Order Number
D4.
Name of Court/Authority Granting Adoption
D5.
Name of Person in Whose Favour Adoption is Granted.
SECTION E
FORMER CITIZEN
PARTICULARS OF APPLICANTS PRESENT CITIZENSHIP
E1.
Country of Citizenship
E2.
Date Obtained
PARTICULARS OF APPLICANT’S PREVIOUS FIJI CITIZENSHIP
E3.
How obtained
E4
Date obtained
(Birth/Naturalisation/Registration)
Day
Month
Year
E5.
Provide proof of your former citizenship e.g.
E6. Have you been convicted of any crime?
Passport.
YES
NO
SECTION F
AN ADULT WHO HAS BEEN MARRIED TO A FIJI CITIZEN
PARTICULARS OF APPLICANT
F1.
Date of first entry into Fiji
F2.
Type of Permit Granted
(
e.g. visitors/residential/ work/ exemption)
DAY /
MONTH / YEAR
F3.
Date of Marriage
F4.
Place of Marriage
DAY / MONTH / YEAR