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My wife has decided after 17 years in the UK it's time for her to begin the process of citizenship. So the first step is to take the Life in the UK test. She's booked in for a couple of weeks time, but we've just got a quick question about acceptable proof of address. The automated email from UKVI (and the gov.uk site also gives the same information) states that along with her BRP, she must bring (I've added the emphasis in the paragraph below):
One of the following with your name and postcode on it. From 1st January 2015 candidate proof of postcode cannot be any older than 3 months prior to the date of the test.
A water, gas or electricity bill
A council tax bill
A letter or document from the Home Office with your name and address on it
A UK driving licence
A bank statement/credit card statement (this must be an original statement printed by your bank. If you do not normally receive paper statements, you can ask your bank to provide you with one however it MUST have been stamped by the issuing branch).
She has a UK provisional driving licence, but obviously that was last issued by DVLA when we moved to this address, which was 2½ years ago. They surely don't expect that you'd need to get a driving licence re-issued within the last 3 months just to use as ID for the test ... do they?
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