Government unmoved by Labor MP Susan Lamb’s emotional story

Lamb, who holds the marginal Queensland seat of Longman, took steps to renounce her British citizenship but the UK authorities required her parents’ marriage certificate, which she did not produce.

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Early byelection test for Shorten after David Feeney quits parliament over British citizenship

Labor’s David Feeney, whose position was referred to the High Court late last year, confirmed on Thursday that he still could not produce the paperwork to demonstrate he had renounced British citizenship.

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Citizenship crisis claims Nick Xenophon Team’s Kakoschke-Moore

A tearful senator said she was “heartbroken” and would ask that her case be referred to the High Court.

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Attention all Aussie MPs… You should probably read this

What the recent brouhaha in Australian politics has shown us is that there are many more dual citizens living Down Under than most would have thought. If you’re an MP, this is bad news, but if you’re a regular member of the public, this could be great news.

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Jacqui Lambie resigns: latest casualty in dual citizenship fiasco

Tasmanian independent senator Jacqui Lambie steps down after discovering she is a British citizen.

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New citizenship bombshell – Senate President may be British

Acting Labor leader Tanya Plibersek said it was “extraordinary that the president of the Senate – who oversaw several High Court referrals – did not reflect on his own eligibility until just days ago”.

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High Court sets dual citizenship hearings for October

Uncertainty for government prolonged by High Court while Opposition Leader Bill Shorten repeats call for two senior Coalition frontbenchers to stand down from ministry.

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Dual-citizenship crisis claims third victim, Labor demands government come clean

Overseas born Australian federal politicians of all stripes are checking their paperwork after government minister forced to step-down over dual-citizenship fiasco.

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So you have obtained British Citizenship… Now what?

You have been living in the UK a while now, jumped a few hoops and obtained British citizenship. But still, you have some niggling questions at the back of your mind. What now? Are there still things left to do? Yes…

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UK visas just got that much more expensive

The Home Office has just released the visa fee increases for entry into the UK, meaning that it is now more expensive to visit loved ones, work, set up shop, or gain British citizenship.

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Tony Abbott’s dual citizenship status questioned

Australians holding dual nationality cannot hold Federal public office. Has Tony Abbott ever formally renounced is UK citizenship?

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British Citizenship

ASK THE EXPERT | How does one qualify for British citizenship?

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Becoming a British Citizen: Taking the Oath of Allegiance

ASK THE EXPERT | I have applied to become a British Citizen. What is the Oath of Allegiance?

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How do I qualify for British citizenship?

ASK THE EXPERT | I have recently arrived in the UK and would like to know; how would I qualify for British citizenship?

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British citizenship: Will tax issues affect my application?

ASK THE EXPERT | I have some outstanding tax issues. Will this influence my application for my British citizenship?

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