Renunciation of Citizenship


 

Any Bangladesh citizen processing of naturalization in Nepal or intending to obtain Nepali citizenship need to renounce his / her Bangladesh citizenship prior recognition as a Nepali citizen. They may apply to the Embassy to cancel their Bangladesh citizenship.

Upon receiving the application (for Voluntary Renunciation of Citizenship), Bangladesh Embassy forwards it to the concerned authorities of Bangladesh through Ministry of Foreign Affairs for cancellation of citizenship and subsequent and issuance of a cancellation letter.

Upon receiving approval from the Government of Bangladesh, the Embassy issues the Renunciation Certificate.

After interview and clearance from the concerned officer, the application process should begin.

Before submitted the application (deposit of the fee), the applicant need to have an appointment with the concerned officer by emailing to mission.kathmandu@mofa.gov.bd


Requirements for Renunciation Certificate application:

  • Interview with the Embassy official;
  • Filled-in application (may be found here);
  • A separate application signed by the applicant detailing about the renunciation of citizenship;
  • Any documents (letter/ proof/ offer note) from the competent authority of Nepal offering citizenship;
  • Passport size photographs: 02 copies;
  • Copy of Bangladesh Passport (Applicant has to show the original copy of Bangladeshi passport at the time of submission of application);
  • Copy of NID/ Birth Registration Certificate (Applicant has to show the original copy of NID/ Birth Registration Certificate at the time of submission).
  • Deposit of USD 50/- (Fifty US Dollar) at the following bank account of the Embassy:
  • Bank account Name       : Embassy of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Bank Account no.           : 0103212280001
  • Name of the bank & branch: Nabil Bank, Dhapashi Branch


*   For any applicant who is below 18 years, application signed by his/ her the parents / legal guardians will be required.