HC Deb 23 July 1984 vol 64 c400W
Mr. Dubs

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many applications for (a) registration with entitlement and (b) registration of minors and of naturalisation were outstanding on 31 March.

Mr. Waddington

Separate figures for the number of applications for registration and the number of applications for naturalisation which are outstanding are not available. It is estimated that on 31 March 1984 there were some 57,000 applications for naturalisation and registration awaiting completion.