In May 2016, the Home Affairs Committee, the body responsible for examining the policy, administration and expenditure of the Home Office and its associated bodies, has launched an inquiry into the Home Office's handling of the fraud allegations involving English-language tests and the English Language Testing System (ETS) that was part of student visa requirements at the time.
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David Cameron announced a new English language requirement for family route migrants on 18 January 2016. Non-EEA national partners and parents of British citizens or persons settled in the UK will need to pass a speaking and listening test at level A2 after 2.5 years in the UK for further leave to remain on the 5-year route to settlement. Currently it...
You need to provide the results of an English test in order to apply for the following types of visa to stay or to move to the UK:
- Further Leave to Remain (FLR (M) and (FR)
- Indefinite Leave to Remain/Settlement/Permanent Residency
- British Citizenship
- Tier 1 (General,...