|Citizenship Law of Myanmar|
|Enacted||October 15, 1982|
|Status: Current legislation|
How do I become a citizen of Myanmar?
To become a naturalized citizen, a person must be able to provide “conclusive evidence” that he or his parents entered and resided in Burma prior to independence in 1948. Persons who have at least one parent who holds one of the three types of Burmese citizenship are also eligible.
Does Myanmar have dual citizenship?
No,Myanmar’s constitution does not allow its citizens to have dual nationality. You can by pass it by holding a PR card though. They aren’t the only county that disallows dual citizenship. Norway is another example.
What is your nationality if you are from Myanmar?
Residents and those born in Burma have several ways in which to claim British Nationality. These are: A British or UK-born mother or father.
What is a citizen of Burma called?
Nationals such as the Kachin, Kayah, Karen, Chin, Burman, Mon, Rakhine or Shan and ethnic groups as have settled in any of the territories included within the State as their permanent home from a period anterior to 1185 B.E., 1823 A.D. are Burma citizens. Page 2.
How can I get permanent residency in Myanmar?
Go to the Immigration Office and complete an application form. Submit the completed form together with all other required documents. Your application will be reviewed by the Implementation Central Committee. After review it will inform you in writing if your application for permanent residence is approved or denied.
Which country does not give citizenship?
1. Vatican City. Vatican City is one of the smallest countries on Earth having about 450 citizens only. It has the toughest immigration policies, and that’s one of the reasons for its small population.
Which countries do not allow multiple citizenship?
There are numerous countries that do not recognize dual citizenship. These countries are not confined to specific continents but are found across the globe. Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Botswana. Bhutan, Oman, Malaysia, and China forbid dual citizenship.
What countries can you not be a dual citizen?
Countries that do not recognize dual citizenship are:
What nationality means?
Your nationality is the country you come from: American, Canadian, and Russian are all nationalities. Everyone has a gender, race, sexual orientation…and a nationality. A person’s nationality is where they are a legal citizen, usually in the country where they were born.
What is citizenship scrutiny card?
The Citizenship Scrutiny Card – or “pink card” – allows you to move freely within Myanmar and to travel abroad and return. It allows you to vote and to be elected. It allows you to register your marriage. It allows you to access education (high school and university).
What is the 1982 citizenship law?
The 1982 Citizenship Law deprives the Rohingya of citizenship in Myanmar. Under this law, full citizenship is primarily based on membership of the “national races” who are considered by the State to have settled in Myanmar prior to 1824, the date of first occupation by the British.