How do I get a copy of my Life in the UK certificate?
Lost my life in the UK test ‘pass’ certificate
You will need to contact the Home Office on 03001 232 253 about your lost pass certificates.
Do you get a certificate for passing Life in the UK test?
Once you have completed the test, you will be issued a letter. This tells you whether have passed (pass certificate) or failed the test. It is very necessary that you do not lose or misplace your pass certificate.
How do I retrieve my Life in the UK test?
If the Life in the UK letter is lost or misplaced, it will not be possible to obtain another copy, as stated above. Instead, the Home Office advise the applicant to write a letter addressed to them, explaining that the Life in the UK Pass Notification Letter has been lost.
How long does the Life in the UK test certificate last?
How long is the Life in the UK certificate valid? Once you get it, your pass certificate will be valid for life. In other words, you will never need to take the test again, even if you decide to progress with your immigration journey and apply, after 12 months on ILR, for British citizenship.
Is life in the UK test multiple choice?
What happens during the test? The test is computer-based and lasts 45 minutes. You will have to answer 24 multiple choice questions about British customs, traditions, laws and the political system. You have to answer at least 18 questions correctly to pass – ie a pass mark of 75%.
How difficult is the Life in the UK test?
The Life in the UK test can be very difficult. The syllabus covers all aspects of British history and condenses it down into 24 questions with a 45-minute time limit. These questions are completely random and you need 75% correct answers to pass the test.
How much is the UK life test?
You need to take the test as part of your application for British citizenship or settlement in the UK. You must book your Life in the UK Test online at least 3 days in advance. It costs £50. There are over 30 test centres in the UK.
What do I do after I pass my Life in the UK test?
You’ve passed your Life in the UK test. All you need to pass now is your B1 English test. You can visit our B1 English test training page here. If you’ve met both of these requirements then you are ready to start your application for UK settlement or British citizenship.
What happens if I fail Life in UK test?
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 if you fail the test until your Leave to Remain expires.
Do I need life in UK test for ILR?
The Life in the UK Test is mandatory for individuals applying for UK Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR). As well as passing the Life in the UK test, ILR eligibility criteria require you to also have a speaking and listening qualification in English at B1 CEFR level or higher, or equivalent.