Life in the UK test material
The Life in the UK test is based on the government handbook called Life in the UK: A Guide for New Residents (3rd edition). Test questions will be drawn from this handbook, so you must read it before you [...]
Be prepared on the day of your Life in the UK test
To prepare you brain for optimum performance, do the following: Make sure that you have had a good night’s sleep the day before your test. Eat healthy, well balance meals, avoid c [...]
The Life in the UK Test that is compulsory for settlement (indefinite leave to remain) in the UK or for British citizenship. You’ll need to pass this test before you send in your citizenship application form
Criteria for taking the [...]
Obtaining British citizenship is a goal and a dream for many people around the world. British citizenship has a lot to offer. Here are what you can expect once you become a British citizen.
The right to live permanently in the UK
According to the Home Office, all individuals wishing to settle in the UK should demonstrate their commitment by learning English and by having an understanding of British history, culture and traditions.
Therefore, from 28 October [...]
If you fail the Life in the UK Test you can take it again. You can take the test over and over again until you pass. But each attempt at passing the test does cost you time and money. You can still live in the United Kingdom even [...]
Since 25 March 2013, people seeking permanent residence in the UK or naturalisation as a British citizen have had to pass a new updated Life in the UK test.
The new test is based on a new revised handbook called Life in the UK: A G [...]
Life in the UK test – what is it and how to book it
It is compulsory to pass the Life in the UK test if you want apply for settlement in the UK or for British citizenship. This test is will assess your knowledge of British society, [...]
1. Live in the UK
To be a naturalised citizen, you must live in the UK for five years before applying for citizenship. To live in the UK, you must have some type of visa such as a work visa, a student visa, a visa granted to family m [...]