Application for Certificate of Citizenship of a Child of a Citizen by Descent under Section 5(1) of the Immigration Act.

This service is applicable on to persons who are Citizens of Trinidad and Tobago by Descent who wish to apply for citizenship for their minor child born outside of Trinidad and Tobago.

Persons making an application using this service are encouraged to view the checklist of documents required by viewing or downloading the checklist to ensure that they meet the requirements stated therein.

 Click here to download the Document Checklist

To view the Immigration Act of Trinidad and Tobago which governs this application please click the link below.

 Immigration Act of Trinidad and Tobago Chapter 18:01