This particular amendment would mean:
i) a Home Office fee exemption on registration of children as British Citizens who are receiving assistance from the local authority
ii) for any child’s registration as British citizen fee to only include the Home Office cost of processing an application
iii) a fee waiver for a child who cannot afford the registration fee
For Baroness Lister’s amendment, please visit the Bill’s pages on the parliament website:
Thank you to Amnesty International UK for working jointly with us on this tabled amendment. Please see below for more information on the current registration fee.