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Getting registered on the Foreign Births Register

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Tess26
7/23/2017 08:22 EST

I am gathering documentation to get registered in the Foreign Births Register. My Grandparents were born in Ireland and I have the documents that link me to them. I moved to Sweden last year and the documents I don't have are the utility bills that are needed to show residency. I have letters from both the Swedish and British Tax offices that have my Swedish address. Will this do?

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Meachair54
7/23/2017 11:10 EST

Hello Tess26,
As long as the two letters are from a government agency and they include your address that you designate on all your paperwork for. FBR , and for dual citizenship ,they will be acceptable as far as the FBR directions ask for . Good Luck !!!!

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Muddled
7/24/2017 08:44 EST

I am a bit confused by your question - do FBR now require proof of residency? Entitlement to Irish citizenship by ascent was based of proof of ascendancy to Irish grandparent. Where you live shouldn't make any difference.

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Meachair54
7/24/2017 15:43 EST

Hello Muddled, The FBR asks for proof of you address , phone bill , gas bill, cable bill ect. with the name of the person registering on FBR , so they know it is and the address of the person registering, plus confirming where to send the proof of Irish citizenship.

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