Life in the UK Test

Free practice questions and study materials for the Life in the UK test; based on book 'Life in the United Kingdom – A Guide for New Residents'.

Applications made for British Nationality and Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR – settlement) should be accompanied with the evidence of knowledge of language and life in the UK (KoLL) unless exempt. Applicants will be required to: pass the Life in the UK test; and to have a speaking and listening qualification in English at B1 CEFR or higher, or its equivalent (for applications made on or after 28 October 2013) Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information, mistakes can occur and therefore no guarantees are given. In the event of any issues, please let us know and we will act accordingly. Having problems? Please contact us. Get it on Google Play

Practice tests

You will have 24 random questions from our 350+ question database and you will be given 45 minutes to complete the test. Questions are not from the real test but they are close enough to test yourself.

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Study materials

Study materials are based on third edition (2013) of the official book 'Life in the United Kingdom: A Guide for New Residents’ and reproduced with the permission of Office of Public Sector Information.

Chapter 1 : The values and principles of the UK
Chapter 2 : What is the UK
Chapter 3 : A long and illustrious history
Chapter 4 : A modern, thriving story
Chapter 5 : The UK government, the law and your role

UK Visas and Immigration

Detailed guide: Visiting the UK after Brexit 25/03/2019
What you'll need to do to visit the UK after the UK leaves the EU, including whether you'll need to apply for a visa.
Guidance: EU Settlement Scheme: ID document scanner locations 25/03/2019
Locations where you can go to get your biometric ID document scanned if you do not have an Android device with near field communication (NFC).
Guidance: Register of licensed sponsors: students 25/03/2019
List of institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4.
Guidance: Register of licensed sponsors: workers 25/03/2019
List of organisations licensed to sponsor workers under Tiers 2 and 5.
Guidance: Asylum claims in detention 22/03/2019
Guidance on asylum claims in detention.
Detailed guide: EU Settlement Scheme: evidence of relationship to an EU citizen 22/03/2019
How to provide evidence that you're a non-EU citizen family member of an EU citizen.
Visas and immigration Service and Support Centres 22/03/2019
What happens at a Service and Support Centre appointment, how long they take and where to find centres.
Guidance: Form UKF: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to register as a British citizen if you were born before 1 July 2006 to a British father and your parents were not married.
Get a faster decision on your visa or settlement application 22/03/2019
Getting a faster decision on a visa or settlement application; priority service, super priority service; waiting times; how to check if you're eligible
UK Visa and Citizenship Application Services 22/03/2019
Providing your biometric information and supporting documents for visa and immigration applications within the UK; UKVCAS service point locations; Cost of appointments.
Guidance: Form AN: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you are living in the UK.
Guidance: Form UKM: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to register as a British citizen if you were born before 1983 to a British mother.
Form: Register as a British citizen - UK-born stateless person (form S3): Channel Islands, Isle of Man and British Overseas Territories 22/03/2019
Register for British citizenship if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man or a British Overseas Territory and are a stateless person born in the UK or a British overseas territory on or after 1 January 1983.
Form: Register as a British citizen (form RS1): Channel Islands, Isle of Man and British Overseas Territories 22/03/2019
Apply to become a British citizen again after giving up (renouncing) citizenship if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man or a British Overseas Territory.
Form: Become a British citizen by naturalisation (form AN): Channel Islands, Isle of Man and British Overseas Territories 22/03/2019
Apply for citizenship by naturalisation if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man or a British Overseas Territory.
Form: Apply to give up (renounce) British citizenship (form RN): Channel Islands, Isle of Man and British Overseas Territories 22/03/2019
Apply to give up your British citizenship or another type of British nationality if you live in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man or a British Overseas Territory.
Guidance: Form B(OS): guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to register as a British citizen if you have certain other types of British nationality.
Guidance: Form ROA: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to apply for a certificate of entitlement proving you have the right to live and work in the UK.
Guidance: Form RS1: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to apply to become a British citizen again after giving up (renouncing) citizenship.
Guidance: Form NS: guidance 22/03/2019
Guidance to apply for a letter to confirm your nationality status.