Protecting organisations against fraudulent documents

Recognising organisations are given access to an online portal that can be used to verify test takers results. This safeguards organisations against fraudulent Test Report forms with the ability to easily cross check the results on the IELTS database. Test Report Forms on the IELTS database can be downloaded in batches, making it easy to check the validity of multiple applicants at the same time.

Organisations can question or report results that do not match those on the Verification Service by emailing the British Council investigations team on