From today all taking the Life in the UK test you will have to answer questions based on the new handbook 'Life in the UK – A Guide for New Residents', which was published on 28th January 2013.
The new test will include questions on all sections of the new handbook, meaning that the candidates will be tested on their knowledge of history and the law.
The Life in the UK test lasts for 45 minutes; it is computer based comprising of 24 questions. The candidate must get a minimum of 18 correct answers to pass.
The test is administered by learndirect on behalf of the UK Border Agency.
All the information about booking a test can be found in the Life in the UK Test section of the UKBA’s website at: http://lifeintheuktest.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/