Who Qualifies as a BOTC (of Montserrat)
(A) The following categories of persons born prior to 1/1/83 automatically acquired BOTC on 1/1/83.
* The first prerequisite is that the person was a CUKC on 31/12/82. A person acquired citizenship of the UKC before 1/1/83 through birth (legitimate or otherwise) or through legitimate descent from a father so born.
(B) The following categories of persons born on or after 1/1/83 automatically acquire BOTC
Person born in Montserrat if at the time of birth...
Persons born outside of Montserrat to a parent who is a BOTC of Montserrat otherwise than by descent.
Meanings of Terms
Parent The mother of a legitimate or illegitimate child.
The father of a legitimate child.
Settled Not subject under the immigration laws of Montserrat to any restriction on the period for which he/she may remain on Montserrat.
Otherwise than by descent by birth, naturalization, registration or adoption.
Applying for British Citizenship
Montserrat Naturalization Procedures
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