Intégration, Résidence et Nationalité

The TEF ​Intégration, Résidence et Nationalité is a French evaluation test for French naturalisation.
It is made up of four (4) obligatory testsreading, listening, speaking and writing.
You must take all of these tests on the same day.

The TEF IRN examination is recognised by the French Ministry for the Interior and is used to apply for naturalisation as a French citizen. It is administered by the CCIP: the Paris Ile-de-France Chamber of Commerce and Industry. For more information on the TEF ​IRN, how to prepare, and the Terms and Conditions of enrolment, visit the CCIP website

TEF Canada

For immigration and citizenship application procedures, the Federal Government of Canada requests proof of the applicants’ linguistic knowledge of French.

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has recognized the TEF for these purposes since 2002. The TEF format that applies to these procedures is TEF Canada.

The Alliance Française de Bristol offers :

* An accredited centre for the TEF, TEF INR, TEF Canada.
* Preparation for the exam by examiners

Contact: [email protected]
For more information please phone Michelle on 07717 893954

Please refer to the CCIP (Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry) website for more information regarding which exam would be the best for you.


TEF and DFP – please contact us

Contact us about this exam

Here are the dates and exams we offer at the moment. If you are interested in an exam session but do not see a suitable date available, please contact us as it might be possible to open a session depending on the demand.

” The teacher is highly engaging whilst at the same time makes one feel very much at ease. Absolutely the experience I was looking for ” M.O

Wednesday 23rd October 2024 21st October 2024 £210 SPACES AVAILABLE
Wednesday 22nd January 2025 19th January 2025 £210


Wednesday 19th March 2025  16th March 2025 £210 SPACES AVALABLE

Wednesday 6th November 2024Friday 9th November 2024£250SPACES AVAILABLE
Wednesday 29th January 202526th January 2025£250SPACES AVAILABLE