The new requirements for applications made for Settlement / ILR / Naturalisation applications, received by the Home Office on or after 28th October 2013, state that applicants are required to:
- Have a B1 speaking & listening qualification at B1 CEFR or higher, or an equivalent level qualification
- Pass the Life in the UK Test
B1/A1/ A2 Immigration and Life in the UK Test for Immigration purposes
Here is a FULL list of the test requirements for spouse visas, indefinite leave to remain and UK citizenship in 2017.
The requirements are as follows: