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FOI Request 20/175




FOI Request 20/175


1.How many applications have you received for Foreign birth registration since records began? Please provide me with a total as well as a break down by each year.(If the breakdown is time consuming happy to just have the total number)

2.How many applications have been refused since records began?

3.Can you please also provide me the reasons for refusal?

4.What is the current average processing times for each application?


September 10, 2020


October 7, 2020

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