Your application will be processed by both the police and the UDI. The police check the documentation and the information you have given in your application. The UDI decides whether you will be granted citizenship or not.
The time it takes to process an application for citizenship varies. Your application will be processed by both the police and the UDI.
How long the police take to process an application for citizenship
When the UDI has made its decision, you will be notified. If you have been granted citizenship, you will be asked to collect your certificate of citizenship from a police station. You must make an appointment with the police to collect your certificate in person. Remember to bring valid proof of identity with you.