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In addition to the "Life in the UK" test, does someone

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Hello. In addition to the "Life in the UK" test, does someone who is applying for their UK citizenship also have to have a formal English qualification? Their English is excellent, both spoken and written. Thank you.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
Yes, a formal English qualification is also required in addition to the life in the UK test. See the link below:
https://www.gov.uk/english-language/overview
Hope this helps
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Thank you. Is it possible to just sit the test or do they need to attend a course first?

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
They may just sit the test as their English is good as you say.
All the best
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