Book with British Council for lots of test availability & convenient times to suit you

Our mission is simple – to make IELTS widely available to test takers. We have conveniently located test centres across the whole of Canada, and plenty of test sittings, so that you can choose a date, time and location that suits you.

With British Council, test takers also have the option of sitting their exam on paper, or on a computer, giving you more choice.

Ready to complete your IELTS exam booking?

To book your IELTS test with British Council, simply follow our four-step process.

Step 1

'Find a venue' link below. Select your province, then town or city.

Step 2

You will then be presented with all your nearest test centres to choose from. Select your nearest test centre.

Step 3

Once you’ve found your nearest test centre, click ‘Register Now’ and you’ll be taken to our booking platform.

Step 4

Follow the steps on the registration platform and complete your booking.

Once you have completed your booking, you will then receive confirmation from your test centre with details of your test, what you’ll need to prepare for your exam and what to expect on the day.

Step 1: Find a venue

IELTS success stories

Ready to start your IELTS journey? Here’s an idea of what to expect! Watch Natalia’s journey from Spain to Canada, with a little help from IELTS.

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