Do you need a British passport to go to Hong Kong?

October 8, 2020 Off By idswater

Do you need a British passport to go to Hong Kong?

You’ll need a valid passport to show proof of identity. You can use a valid or expired British national (overseas) passport to show your British national (overseas) status. If you do not have a British national (overseas) passport the Home Office may be able to look at records to check your status.

Can a British citizen be married to a British National?

If you are married to a British national, you can get British Citizenship by marriage. Talk to our immigration experts to find out how to apply.

Who is eligible to apply for a British passport?

You can apply for a British passport if you’re a: British citizen. British overseas territories citizen. British overseas citizen. British subject. British national (overseas) British protected person.

Can a foreigner get married in another country?

International marriages are increasingly common: those between foreigners and Chinese citizens are no exception. The laws and procedures for an international marriage are those of the country you are marrying in, and in most situations there is no need to marry in both as a marriage in one country is normally recognised in all others.

What do I need to get married in Hong Kong?

All you need are your passport, birth certificate, proof you aren’t already married and an apostiled form for the marriage office. Once we arranged an appointment with the marriage office on your behalf, we can help you get married in Hong Kong within one week.

You’ll need a valid passport to show proof of identity. You can use a valid or expired British national (overseas) passport to show your British national (overseas) status. If you do not have a British national (overseas) passport the Home Office may be able to look at records to check your status.

How much does it cost to get a passport in Hong Kong?

In comparison with the British National (Overseas) passport, the Hong Kong SAR passport’s application fees are lower. When applying in Hong Kong, a British National (Overseas) passport costs £83 (32 pages), and £53 (child) from April 2014.

Why do people not marry in Hong Kong?

The reason is due to the immigration laws, requiring endless amounts of supporting documents, with no certain outcome – even more so if you dare to mention the intention of marrying! If playback doesn’t begin shortly, try restarting your device.