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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information

Citizens advice BRISTOL

We provide free, confidential and impartial advice and campaign on big issues affecting people’s lives. Our goal is to help everyone find a way forward, whatever problem they face. We are part of the Citizens Advice network across England and Wales.

Citizenship ceremonies, Bristol

Adults who are given UK citizenship must go to a citizenship ceremony. You’ll be given UK citizenship after swearing either the Oath or Affirmation of Allegiance, and taking the Citizenship Pledge.

Human Rights Act 1998

The Human Rights Act 1998 (the Act or the HRA) sets out the fundamental rights and freedoms that everyone in the UK is entitled to.

Information last updated 22 December 2016

National information

Citizens Advice

Check the Consumer section for advice on buying on the Internet, returning goods, rogue traders, choosing and comparing energy suppliers etc.

Law Society - find a solicitor

Search the database of registered solicitors, and find further guidance about paying for legal services, specialist solicitors, lawyers for businesses etc.

Legal aid

Find out about Legal Aid, eligibility criteria and how to claim it.

UK legislation

Search the official portal to the full text of all legislation from 1988 to the present day.

Voting

Register to vote or apply for vote by proxy.

Which? Consumer rights

Find sample letters, step-by-step guides to how to place a complaint and guidance on relevant legislation.

Write to them

Get help in identifying and writing a message to your local councillor, MP or MEPs.