According to the constitution you are not a citizen if at the time of your birth neither parent was a citizen of TnT.Is that so?! So dem ex pat kids who born in trini to two expats is not ah trini? Wha bout all dem Chinee workers who make pickney there??? Waw, I didn know dat!
Hang on, chinee children could be called pickney? I does call all chirrun pickney,regardless of race.
There's most likely some process for naturalisation, you're just not accorded citizenship based soely on jus soli.
1. Subject to subsection (2), every person born in Trinidad and Tobago after the commencement of this Constitution shall become a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago at the date of his birth.
2. A person shall not become a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago by virtue of subsection (1), if at the time of his birth-
a. neither of his parents is a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago and either of them possesses such immunity from suit and legal process as is accorded to an envoy of a foreign sovereign power accredited to Trinidad and Tobago; or
b. either of his parents is an enemy alien and the birth occurred in a place then under occupation by the enemy.