Request permission for retrieval of the original nationality
service is offered to those who have attained the Bahraini citizenship and
would like to re-obtain their original citizenship.
required for obtaining this service:
An applicant must attend in person
or apply through their appointed legal representative.
The application must be submitted at
Minors who have received permission
or approval prior to the age of 18 will be granted a period of one year from
the date of their 18th birthday to complete the necessary
adjustments in accordance with the established procedures.
Provide all the required documents along with
the completed application form.
documents for the application:
A letter addressed to H.E. the
Minister of Interior stating the type of request and the reasons for such a
Original and copy of the Bahraini
and foreign passport(s) if available, of the applicant and relevant family
members included within the application.
Original and copy of the CPR(s) for
the applicant and his relevant family members if they are included within the
Original and copy of the birth
certificate(s) for the applicant and his relevant family members if they are
included within the request.
Original and copy of the Bahraini marriage
certificate. In the event of submitting a foreign marriage certificate, it must
be notarized by the concerned authorities in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
A newly issued employment
certificate of the applicant and any locally employed relevant family members if
they are included within the request.
- Submit the
request to Nationality Directorate office at security services building
which is loacted in muharraq.
- Complete the relevant service
application form, along with attaching all the required supporting
- Proceed to the designated
employee to process your request.