Welcome to our website. “The Life in the United Kingdom Test” is a test for individuals seeking settlement (Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK) or naturalisation as a British citizen. The test lasts for 45 minutes, the entrants have to answer 24 multiple-choice questions. The test is based on chapters 1-5 of a handbook (third edition) “Life in the UK Handbook 3rd Edition: A Guide for New Residents” which is released in year 2013 and also valid for tests taken in year 2014. Remember that you need to get at least 75% to pass this test.
Use this official service to book a Life in the UK Test as part of your application for citizenship or settlement.
You’ll be tested on your knowledge of British traditions and customs.
Who should take the test
You have to take the Life in the UK Test if you’re aged 18 to 65 and wish to become a British citizen.
You don’t have to take it again if you’re applying to become a citizen and already passed it as part of your settlement application.
The fee for the test is £50.
Preparing for your test
Read the official handbook for the Life in the UK Test to help you prepare.
If you pass the test
You must get 75% or more in the test to pass.
You’ll get a pass notification letter. You must send the original with your citizenship or settlement application to prove you passed – it will then be returned to you.
You’ll only get 1 copy of your pass letter – you can’t get a replacement.
If you fail the test
You must wait 7 days before taking the test again, but you can do it as many times as you need to. You’ll need to book and pay again each time.
The purpose of these free test pages is to make you ready for the exam. All information is provided as is; we do not guarantee the accuracy of the information.
This is not the official test, if you find any errors in this mock test or suggest more questions please let us know by clicking on contact us from the menu above. You can book a test by visiting official site www.lifeintheuktest.gov.uk.
Latest news about citizenship can be found on www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk. Please read “Life in the UK Handbook 3rd Edition: A Guide for New Residents” book for more information.
For tests booked on or after 25th March you will need to read Life in the UK Handbook 3rd Edition: A Guide for New Residents.
This new test for the 3rd edition is valid for 2014.