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Posted by: Terry van der Peet | 2012/06/18

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Ancestral visa

Hi Heather Who can I contact in order to help me to find out if I am eligible to get an Ancestral visa to the UK? I was adopted at the age of 2 and all I have is the original birth certificate in the name of Cheryl Powell. My parents lived in Rhodesia. Who could help me in this quest? Best regards Terry

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Heather MacAlister Heather MacAlister
- 2012/09/10

You would need a copy of your original birth certificate and one of your biological parents or grandparents need to have been born in the UK. You will need proof of and will have to supply all copies of birth, marriage and death certificates to prove that you are from that line.


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