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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information


An online study resource for candidates preparing for the Life in the UK test or British citizenship test. Freely available in all Buckinghamshire libraries or via Buckinghamshire Libraries website with a library card. Requires initial registration with email account details.

Nationality Checking Service

The Nationality Checking Service is for people who are applying to become British citizens. Fully trained staff will check your application to ensure it is completely and correctly filled in and all the required documents and fees are attached before the application is sent to the Home Office. UK passport applications can be included at the same time as part of the Nationality Checking service.

Information last updated 27 February 2017

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┬áto the┬ápresent day.


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.