• Life in the UK test

    Life in the UK Test | How it Works

    I thought it’s time to write an update to my “How to apply for UK citizenship” post. The other day I finally took the ‘Life in the UK’ test and I passed! I’m happy to say I did so on my first attempt but on my second visit to the test centre. I went a couple of weeks prior but I got rejected taking the test because I didn’t bring the right proof of address. The other day when I went it happened to another person wanting to take the test so I thought I’d write a post about how to make sure you’re prepared and eligible to take the…

  • Applying for UK citizenship

    The Process of Becoming a British Citizen

    It’s not a secret. If you read my blog regularly, you know that one of my goals for 2017 is to become a UK citizen. I’ve shared the New Years resolution as a pinned tweet on my Twitter profile as well. Finally, I’ve taken the first out of five steps towards the application but it’s not an easy process so I thought I’d share how to apply for UK citizenship in this post. I know there are others out there who are as confused by the UK governments website on how to apply as I am so hopefully this guide will be useful. As mentioned, applying for UK citizenship is…