Home  |   Contact Us  |   Disclaimer  |  


  Forms On-Line

 

A to Z Index

  

Keyword Index

  

Ministry and Department Index

  

Topics of Interest

  

Search Forms

  

Feed-back
FORM DATA

Please read Copyright information before you download document(s)


Form Title:

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN

Description:

This application is for the following categories of persons applying for citizenship in The Bahamas:
  1. Former Belongers - persons who resided in The Bahamas at the time of Independence 10th July 1973 and would have one year to make an application for some form of status;
  2. Persons born in The Bahamas after 9th JUly 1973, to Non- Bahamian parents (these persons would have to apply on their 18th birthday and before their 19th birthday);
  3. Persons born legitimately to a Bahamian female married to a foreign spouse outside The Bahamas.
To access this form your computer will need adobe pdf. Download adobe pdf free of charge here see attachment

Prerequisite:


Attachments:

The following documents are needed to process this application:
  1. Birth certificate of the applicant;
  2. Husband’s birth certificate;
  3. Marriage certificate;
  4. 2 passport size photographs in colour;
  5. $4.00 Bahamian postage stamps;
  6. A recent police certificate dated not more than six months prior to the submission of the application;
  7. A recent medical certificate dated not more than thirty (30) days prior to the submission of the application;
  8. Work Permit or Annual Permit to Reside;
  9. The application must be notarized by a Justice of the Peace or Notary Public;
  10. Certified English translation, and originals of all documents;
  11. Information page of the applicant’s passport;

Instructions:

1.Please print application on letter size paper and complete
2.Submit this form along with specified supporting documents to The Department of Immigration, local Immigration office or to the Family Island Administrator in your area.

Fee:

$100.00 PROCESSING FEE

Form:


FAQs

Contact:

IMMIGRATION, DEPARTMENT OF
HEADQUARTERS
HAWKINS HILL
P. O. Box N-831
NASSAU, BAHAMAS
immigration@bahamas.gov.bs




Top | Back

© 2006 The Official Website of The Government of The Bahamas. All rights reserved.