Requirements

If you wish to renounce to your U.S. citizenship under Section 349(a)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality act by making a formal request you may follow this process if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • 18 years old;
  • Did not commit a potential expatriating act
  • Not suffering of any mental illness;
  • No legal guardian appointed to you

If you do not meet these requirments, please contact us at BernRenunciations@state.gov