Agents Programme Partnership

The British Council IELTS B2B Agents Programme aims to recognize the importance of our business partners and demonstrate our appreciation for their support. This programme is designed to collaborate with individuals and organizations that assist their clients in achieving success in living and working in Canada. 

By participating in this program, the B2B partners will directly work with our Independent Test Centre (ITC) network in Canada. Both British Council and its ITCs will offer a wide range of benefits to the partners for promoting British Council IELTS and recruiting IELTS test takers.

What are the benefits for Agents of becoming a Registration Partner?

  • Processing fee based on the registrations made by the agent.
  • Priority IELTS booking for agents’ clients.
  • Prioritized customer service through dedicated account representatives.
  • Exclusive group testing for agents for their clients at their own premises.*
  • Training or briefing on British Council B2B Online Registration system.
  • IELTS trial tests for agents’ clients.**
  • IELTS familiarisation sessions for agents’ clients.
  • Agents’ programme certificate.
  • IELTS branding materials ***
  • Use of British Council IELTS official straplines & assets with logo
  • Listing on British Council Canada official IELTS website
  • IELTS calendar (including important IELTS dates)
  • Complementary entry passes to British Council organised Teacher Training session.
  • Access to globally agreed offers (e.g. 50% ICEF agent training discount and IELTS Coach reseller offer)

 * Minimum numbers will apply & British Council approval will be required 

** Minimum numbers may apply 

*** After three months of the signing of agreement

How to get started?

The first step to start the process of becoming a British Council IELTS Agent is to complete the expression of interest form

Once your expression of interest is received, one of our IELTS test centres will contact you to arrange a meeting and discuss the terms and conditions.

After Agreeing the T&Cs and signing the contract, you will receive an email notification welcoming you to the Agents´ portal. Agents with an administrator role can create user accounts for other Agents on the Agents Portal.

Agents with user accounts can now login and create and register Test Takers through Agents Portal. Agents can view and manage Test Taker registrations on the Agents Portal.