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From 1713 to 31.12.1948, Anguilla was within the British Crown Dominions.

Between 01.01.1949 and 18.12.1980, it was within the UK and Colonies as part of the Colony of St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla (up to 26.02.1967) and the Associated State of St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla (up to 18.12.1980). From 19.12.1980 until 31.12.1982 it was within the UK and Colonies as a dependent colonial territory.

Click here for more information on the status of Citizen of the United Kingdom & Colonies (CUKC), a status achieved by birth in the Colony. 

From 01.01.1983 until the present day, it was a British Dependent Territory.

Click here for more information on the status of a  British Overseas Dependent Territory.

See information on St Kitts and Nevis.


For more information on how British Nationality can be claimed, click on British Nationality for Anguilla.


Ask Philip Gamble whether you (or your children) have a claim to British nationality.

Learn more about these routes to British Nationality: is a specialist UK Nationality and British Citizenship site offering an online search and assessment. Claims to hold a British Passport can be complex and the site offers a quick, simple search to give you the answers. While many people qualify for the UK Ancestry Visa based on holding a Commonwealth passport with a UK born grandmother or grandfather, we have found that if you have a grandparent born in the UK, or if your mother is British or your father is British, then there are several scenarios where you can claim British Nationality and the right to hold a British Passport. This stems from Britain’s collection of British Colonies, British Protectorates and British Protected States in the middle of last century and the Nationality rules concerning what are now the countries of the Commonwealth. is a subsidiary of Sable International.

Sable International offers a range of services relating to UK and Australian immigration. For over 20 years, we have been helping people with their UK and Australian visa applications. We assist with applications for Ancestry visas, spouse visas, work visas, Tier 1 visas, UK working holiday visas, UK dependant visas, Tier 4 visas, UK Visitor visas, sponsorship visas or UK permanent residency or indefinite leave to remain. We also specialise in UK visa extensions. If you’ve overstayed your visa, our Overstayer Status Trace service can assist to regularise your visa status.