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Home Office Approved SELT Centre in Southall, West London: Book A1, A2 & B1 English Tests

1st Floor, 157 The Broadway, Middlesex, Southall, UB1 1LP

London Southall

SELT Examinations at West London - Southall Centre

Secure a UK Visa with a Home Office Approved Secure English Language Test (SELT) at the West London - Southall Centre. Lauded for effectiveness in Language Cert SELTs, these tests are formulated to fit UKVI application procedures for various visas, including British Citizenship, Settlement, Student, Skilled Worker, Health & Care Worker, and Innovator visas.

Functioning seven days a week, the West London - Southall Centre gives test-takers the adaptability to choose their slot at a convenient time. Decide on a date, time, and test level that meshes with UK visa guidelines. For those navigating the selection of the right test, a thorough UKVI guide stands ready to aid in providing clarity.

A1 English Test at West London - Southall SELT Centre

For those seeking Further Leave to Remain and falling under the categories of a partner to a settled individual or a parent of a dependent, the West London (Southall) SELT Centre mandates a Home Office-approved English test. The exam is facilitated by a live examiner at a SELT test centre.

The test spans 8-9 minutes, requiring a minimum passing score of 60 out of 100. Preliminary test results will be sent to your email address within 15 minutes, and final results will be confirmed within a three-day timeframe.

A2 English Test at West London - Southall SELT Centre

If you are seeking Further Leave to Remain (Visa Extension) and fall under the categories of either a partner to a settled individual or a parent of a dependent, the West London (Southall) SELT Centre's Home Office-approved SELT ESOL A2 exam is obligatory.

This test is essential for family route Leave to Remain applications after 2.5 years in the UK. Administered online at a SELT test centre with a live examiner, the duration is 9-11 minutes and the pass mark is 60 out of 100. Preliminary results are dispatched via email within 15 minutes, with final verification within three days.

B1 English Test at West London - Southall SELT Centre

For individuals in the process of applying for Further Leave to Remain who are either partners of settled individuals or parents of dependents, the West London (Southall) SELT Centre's Home Office-approved B1 English Test is obligatory.

The test is executed face-to-face by a qualified examiner and lasts 8-9 minutes. A minimum score of 60 out of 100 is required for passing. Candidates will receive preliminary test results via email within 15 minutes following the exam, with final outcomes confirmed within a three-day period. The Home Office-approved assessment ensures comprehensive scrutiny of English language skills, complying with regulatory criteria.

"Exceptional service at the West London (Southall) SELT Centre. The staff made the B1 English Test, fully in line with Home Office regulations, a seamless experience. Full marks!"

Fatima, B1 English Test

West London (Southall) SELT Centre

West London (Southall) Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I take my SELT in West London (Southall)?

The West London (Southall) SELT Test Centre is at 1st Floor, 157 The Broadway, Middlesex, Southall, UB1 1LP. Book your test on any day that works for you. With more than 15 SELT test centres in the UK, tests are offered seven days a week. Select from hundreds of slots to best fit your schedule and location. View them all here.

What form of personal identification do I need for my SELT in West London (Southall)?

Ensure Your ID is Valid on Exam Day: Essential SELT Candidate ID Requirements You Need to Know in West London (Southall)

For those taking their SELT in West London (Southall), be sure to have a proper form of ID on the day of the exam. Consult our SELT Candidate ID Policy for full details. Approved IDs include:

  • Passport

  • EEA National ID Card

  • UK Biometric Residence Permit

  • Convention Travel Document

  • Stateless Person's Travel Document

How long is a SELT Certificate Valid for?

Language Cert SELT certificates have lifetime validity as proof of a candidate's accomplishment and performance in a SELT exam. However, for UK visa or immigration applications, we advise that, for security reasons, only certificates that are less than two years old should be submitted to the Home Office.

What is a SELT Exam

The Secure English Language Test, commonly known as SELT, is an essential assessment for individuals in the UK wanting to demonstrate their English language proficiency. For those at the early stages of their English journey, the A2 exam is a popular choice. From booking your A2 English test in the UK to understanding its nuances, there's a seamless process in place for every test-taker. A specific highlight of the A2 exam is its relevance for spouse visa extensions, addressing the unique needs of diverse visa categories. 


For those aiming a bit higher, the B1 level offers a deeper dive into English competencies. If you're in London, there are convenient options to book your B1 test, ensuring every candidate has access to the assessment. Notably, the B1 English test holds significant weight for those on the path to British citizenship.  

In addition to individual proficiency tests, SELT provides tailored solutions for various needs. Whether it's for UK citizenship or a spouse visa, there's a dedicated English test available. Especially noteworthy is the emphasis on English tests for UK spouse visas and citizenship applications, underlining the test's importance in immigration and residency matters.

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