Citizenship Ceremonies

Private Citizenship Ceremonies


If you choose to have a private ceremony, we will aim to arrange your ceremony at a date and time to suit you.

Private ceremonies take place in the St Catherine's Room, Seaclose Offices, Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight.  

For further information on this service please call us on 01983 8232300 or contact us online by completing the send a message to service form.

Application process

  • To arrange and confirm the fee payable for a private citizenship ceremony please call us on 01983 823233.

Documents needed for the ceremony

  • All new citizens are required to present a Citizenship Ceremony Invitation provided by UKVI (letter or email format can be accepted). 
  • A form of photographic ID (Passport / Travel Document /Driving licence / Biometric Residence Permit card / Home Office document or other form of official identity) .
  • If the customer does not provide both of these documents they are not permitted to attend the Citizenship Ceremony at that time.