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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information

Citizenship ceremonies

The ceremony welcomes new citizens into the community, celebrates the significance of becoming a British citizen and is the final stage in granting British citizenship to foreign nationals.

Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub

MASH provides triage and multi-agency assessment of safeguarding concerns - in respect of vulnerable children and adults. It brings together professionals from a range of agencies into an integrated multi-agency team. The MASH team share information from every agency. They make assessments and decisions. The most appropriate intervention is agreed in response to the person’s identified needs.

Information last updated 14 June 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 to the present 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.