Can my Thai wife get a British passport? If you are married to a British citizen, you may be granted a UK Spouse Visa for an initial period of 30 months. If you are both still married and living together at the end of that period in the UK, you would then be eligible to apply for Further Leave to Remain which entitles a further stay of another 30 months. After this period you can then apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK (permanent residence).
You can then apply for UK citizenship by naturalization after 5 years of residence. You would need to show that you have sufficient knowledge of the English language (B1 test), and have passed the Life in the UK test.
Will I need to attend a citizenship ceremony in the UK?
Yes, you will be invited to attend a British citizenship ceremony, and you will have to make an oath of allegiance. At the end of the ceromony, you will be presented with your certificate of citizenship. You can then apply for a British passport.
How can Thai Visa Express help
Thai Visa Express is a team of professional immigration consultants who are always ready to assist you with your UK visa application in Thailand. We have over 15 years of experience dealing with UK visas & immigration on a daily basis, and we are regulated by the office of immigration services commissioner in the UK. We offer a free 30-minute consultation from one of our designated caseworkers, contact us today to find out more.