TCF ANF (Access to French Nationality)


A reference tool for candidates wishing to acquire French nationality

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the diploma

The TCF ANF is aimed at candidates for the acquisition of French nationality by marriage or naturalisation.

test procedure

The test consists of 4 parts :

On computer :

    • listening comprehension test (25 minutes)
    • reading comprehension test (45 minutes)
    • written test (30 minutes)

Face to face with an examiner :


    • speaking test (10 minutes)


The sessions take place online at the CAREL on Wednesday afternoon.


Sessions programmed in 2020 :

    • the 13rd January 2021               the 7th July 2021             
    • the 10th February 2021              the 4th August 2021
    • the 10th March 2021                  the 8th September 2021
    • the 7th April 2021                      the 13thOctober 2021 
    • the 5th May 2021                       the 10th November 2021
    • the 9th June 2021                      the 8th December 2021


The results are available in approximately 10 days. The Carel will send each candidate a certificate valid for 2 years. It comprises a detailed score for the comprehension test, a score out of 20 for the speaking and writing test, aswell as the mentions stating if the overall level A2 and/or B1 were reached.




TCF Naturalisation : 150 €