Society and culture


  1. Life in the UK Test

    Use this official service for booking a Life in the UK Test as part of your application for citizenship or settlement

  2. Dual citizenship

    Dual citizenship (also known as dual nationality) is allowed in the UK. Read the rules and how to apply.

  3. British passport eligibility

    British passport eligibility - types of British nationality, eligibility by marriage or civil partnership, who to contact if you're not sure

  4. Prove you have right of abode in the UK

    Having right of abode means you're allowed to live or work in the UK without any immigration restrictions - apply for a certificate of entitlement to prove you have it

  5. Check if you're a British citizen

    Check if you qualify for British citizenship - it depends on where and when you were born and your parents' immigration status

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Equality Act 2010: guidance
  2. Applying for a passport
  3. Prepare a charity annual return
  4. Equality Act 2010: how it might affect you
  5. Applying for a passport from outside the UK: how to apply online
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News and communications

  1. 4th Hay Festival Arequipa kicks-off with 15 guests from the UK
  2. Welsh businesses urged to claim £2500 voucher for broadband boost
  3. Trustees Appointed to the National Portrait Gallery
  4. Interim Chair Appointed to the Royal Armouries
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Research and statistics

  1. FTSE women leaders: Hampton-Alexander review
  2. Taking Part November 2018 "Focus On..." reports
  3. Statistical Release for Reported Treasure Finds (2016 and 2017)
  4. Registrar General Northern Ireland Annual Report 2017
  5. Community Interest Companies registered in October 2018
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Place Based Social Action: Learning Review July 2018
  2. Centenary of the Armistice Service Official Commemorative Programme
  3. Community networks linking older and younger people
  4. Increases to charities’ small trading exemption limits
  5. Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme changes
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Libraries Deliver newsletter
  2. NEET data by local authority
  3. Participation in education and training: local authority figures
  4. NEET and participation: local authority figures
  5. Final report of Charity Commission safeguarding taskforce
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  1. The Charity Commission
  2. Environment Agency
  3. Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies
  4. Natural England
  5. Air Accidents Investigation Branch
  6. Defence Infrastructure Organisation
  7. Veterans UK
  8. Ofsted
  9. Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
  10. Innovate UK
  11. Military Aviation Authority
  12. Sellafield Ltd
  13. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  14. UK Hydrographic Office
  15. Magnox Ltd
  16. Marine Accident Investigation Branch
  17. High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
  18. HM Land Registry
  19. Low Level Waste Repository Ltd
  20. Low Pay Commission
  21. Defence Equipment and Support
  22. Forestry Commission
  23. HM Nautical Almanac Office
  24. HM Prison Service
  25. Radioactive Waste Management
  26. Rail Accident Investigation Branch
  27. Royal Mint Advisory Committee
  28. Social Security Advisory Committee
  29. British Hallmarking Council
  30. Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  31. Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee
  32. Dounreay
  33. Highways England
  34. Joint Forces Command
  35. National Probation Service
  36. Office for Life Sciences
  37. Parole Board
  38. Single Source Regulations Office
  39. Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees