STATUS OF THE PITCAIRN ISLANDS
Pitcairn became a British Colony in 1838. The Colony remained within the British Crown Dominions.
On 01.01.1949, it became part of the UK and Colonies. Click here for more information on the status of Citizen of the United Kingdom & Colonies (CUKC), a status achieved by birth in the Colony.
On 01.01.1983, it became a British Dependent Territory. Click here for more information on the status of a British Overseas Dependent Territory.