Society and culture

Services

  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. Search the charity register

    Search the charity register to find details of registered charities in England and Wales including contact information, activities, latest financial reports and current trustees.

  3. Prove your knowledge of English for citizenship and settling

    How you can show you know English when you apply for citizenship and to settle in the UK, and when you do not have to

  4. Sure Start Maternity Grant claim form

    Use this form to claim Sure Start Maternity Grant by post.

  5. Dual citizenship

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

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on the phased return of sport and recreation
  2. COVID-19 advice for accommodation providers
  3. How to apply for a British National Overseas passport from Hong Kong
  4. Equality Act 2010: guidance
  5. Coronavirus (COVID-19): Apply for the Food Charities Grant Fund
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News and communications

  1. The Secretary of State has appointed Rt Hon Sir Patrick McLoughlin CH as Chair of the British Tourist Authority.
  2. Government outlines conditions for elite athletes' return to competitive training
  3. Charities encouraged to bid for £15 million Tampon Tax Fund
  4. Oliver Dowden's statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 20 May 2020
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Research and statistics

  1. Deaths registered in England and Wales, provisional: week ending 15 May 2020
  2. Electoral statistics, UK: 2019
  3. Coronavirus and the social impacts on Great Britain: 22 May 2020
  4. DCMS Economic Estimates: Ad-hoc statistical releases
  5. Ad-hoc statistical analysis: 2020/21 Quarter 1
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Consultation on expanding the dormant assets scheme
  2. Taking Part Survey Review
  3. Coronavirus and the human rights of LGBTI people: Equal Rights Coalition statement
  4. Charity Commission Regulatory and Risk Framework
  5. Quality Improvement Plan: government ethnicity data
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Social Mobility Commission: meeting minutes
  2. Royal Armouries Annual Report and Accounts 2018 - 2019
  3. Register of merged charities
  4. NDA: gender pay gap report and data 2019
  5. Government Legal Department Gender Pay Gap Report 2019
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Organisations

  1. The Charity Commission
  2. Natural England
  3. Environment Agency
  4. Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies
  5. Sellafield Ltd
  6. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  7. Air Accidents Investigation Branch
  8. Defence Infrastructure Organisation
  9. Veterans UK
  10. Innovate UK
  11. Ofsted
  12. Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
  13. Magnox Ltd
  14. Low Level Waste Repository Ltd
  15. UK Hydrographic Office
  16. Low Pay Commission
  17. Radioactive Waste Management
  18. Dounreay
  19. High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
  20. Military Aviation Authority
  21. HM Land Registry
  22. Marine Accident Investigation Branch
  23. UK Council for Internet Safety
  24. Defence Equipment and Support
  25. Forestry Commission
  26. Highways England
  27. HM Nautical Almanac Office
  28. HM Prison Service
  29. Royal Mint Advisory Committee
  30. Social Security Advisory Committee
  31. Windrush Commemoration Committee
  32. Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
  33. Animals in Science Committee
  34. Biometrics and Forensics Ethics Group
  35. British Hallmarking Council
  36. Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation
  37. Commission for Countering Extremism
  38. Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  39. Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee
  40. Employment Tribunal
  41. National Probation Service
  42. Office for Life Sciences
  43. Parole Board
  44. Police Advisory Board for England and Wales
  45. Rail Accident Investigation Branch
  46. Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees