Life in the United Kingdom: A Guide for New Residents
Paperback, 3rd edition (2023 impression)
- Great Britain Home Office
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
Ensure you are fully prepared for your Life in the UK test with the only official handbook from the Home Office, published by TSO.
This essential handbook covers the range of topics you need to know to pass your test and apply for UK citizenship or permanent residency, including:
The process of becoming a citizen or permanent resident
The values and principles of the UK
Traditions and culture from around the UK
The events and people that have shaped the UK's history
The government and the law
Getting involved in your community
On 31 January 2020 the United Kingdom left the European Union (EU).
Sections of the handbook, Life in the United Kingdom: A Guide for New Residents 3rd edition, which refer to the UK being a member of the EU and its institutions, are out of date and have been removed from subsequent prints of the handbook.
On 8 September 2022 Her Majesty the Queen sadly passed away.
Sections of the handbook, Life in the United Kingdom: A Guide for New Residents 3rd edition, which refer to Queen Elizabeth II and the Monarchy, are out of date and have been removed from subsequent prints of the handbook.
You will not be asked any questions on this as part of the Home Office approved test based on the current (3rd) edition of the Life in the UK handbook.
How to prepare for the Life in the UK Test
The Life in the UK Test is taken by people who wish to apply for Indefinite leave to remain in the UK, or for British citizenship. We recommend that you should start your revision at least three months before taking your test. This will help with your test preparation and give you a better chance of passing first time. You will be tested on information in the Official Life in the United Kingdom A guide for New Residents, you should study this book to prepare for the test. There are other revision aids available to use with the Guide. These are shown below.
To help you prepare for your test, you will find:
'Check that you understand' boxes at the end of every section
A glossary of key words and phrases
Need help? Speak to our Customer Services team on tel. 0333 202 5070
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