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    manonmcd Posts: 2, Reputation: 1
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    Jun 15, 2008, 04:05 AM
    German Passport Application
    As a South African passport holder, I would like to find out if I qualify for ancestral german passport as both my parents are German but live in Cape Town. How do I apply? I currently reside in UAE and is it possible to apply from Dubai?
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    lawanwadee Posts: 3,653, Reputation: 124
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    Jun 15, 2008, 12:23 PM
    Did your mother report birth to the German embassy when you were born?
    Your parents must contact the nearest embassy... you can't do it on your own.. sorry.
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    Jun 15, 2008, 11:35 PM
    Thank you so much for your response. I will be visiting my mother in Cape Town in August and will ask her to start the process.
    Kind regards

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