In 2007, the Home Office began charging more than the adminstrative cost for registration. Only £372 of the current fee represents the administrative cost. The remaining £640 is profit over and above that cost.
Members of Parliament, led by Stuart McDonald, have tabled an Early Day Motion to raise awareness and call for an end to the Home Office profiteering from children’s right to citizenship. This already has cross-party support from Conservative, DUP, Green, Independent, Labour, Liberal Democrat, Plaid Cymru and SNP parties.
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