Requirements for Renunciation of Guyanese Citizenship

  • Completed form for Guyana Citizenship Regulations 1967
  • Two Passport size photographs
  • Marriage Certificate or certified copy (if applicable)
  • Proof of address of country of residence
  • Original birth or certified Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Guyana Passport
  • Letter stating the reason for surrendering Guyanese nationality
  • Driver’s Licence
  • Contact details of the person (address, email address and telephone number)
  • Certified copy of acceptance letter from country of residence which must be translated in English, if not.
  • Spouse’s original birth certificate or a certified copy (if applicable)
  • Copy of country identification card


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  • Uncertified photocopies of documents are NOT acceptable.
  • English translations of all documents in foreign languages are required.
  • Applications are usually processed within six to nine months.
  • Processing Fee – Rs. 5500