Once your application for British citizenship is approved by the Home Office you will be invited to attend a citizenship ceremony. This is the final step on the journey to becoming a British citizen.
Full details of citizenship ceremonies are available on the Home Office website.
You must attend a citizenship ceremony if you are over 18 years old and living in the UK.
Children under 18 years old don't have to attend a ceremony but are encouraged to.
Westminster holds public group ceremonies on Tuesday and occasionally Wednesday afternoons. You may also arrange a private ceremony.
Ceremonies are held at The Old Marylebone Town Hall, Westminster Council House, 97-113 Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5PT
Contact the Westminster Register Office to arrange your citizenship ceremony.
Telephone: 020 7641 7500
You are welcome to bring two guests to celebrate this special occasion with you.
You can also arrange a private ceremony. Private ceremonies are held at The Old Marylebone Town Hall on Tuesday mornings. Other days can be considered upon request, but this will be dependent on availability. Please note there is a fee for this service.
|Monday to Friday (before 5pm)||£100||£110|
|Monday to Friday (after 5pm)||£110||£160|
|Home or Office Visit (weekday only)||£800||£900|