Step 1: Choose Academic or General Training Module
Academic: IELTS Academic is for those who want to study or train in higher education institutions or for professional registration.
General Training: IELTS General Training is for those wishing to migrate to an English-speaking country.
Step 2: Choose your Test Date
IELTS testing takes place on Saturdays for a full list of test dates, please visit our Dates and Locations page.
Speaking tests are usually scheduled on the Friday afternoon before the Written sections. Saturday afternoon speaking test is available on request.
Step 3: Book Your Test
Select your Test Date and Location You will be redirected to our Online Booking System. Select your Test Date and Location and click "Book Now".
If you have taken the test before, use your login credentials from your existing IELTS Essentials account. If this is your first IELTS test, continue as a New User.
You will be asked to upload a high-quality scan of either your current valid passport or both sides of your Permanent Resident (PR) Card.
Payments are accepted by credit or Debit card.
Receive your confirmation email with speaking time about 3 days before the test.
If you have previously created a user profile when registering and are re-applying for a test, simply sign in with the username and password. You do not need to upload your ID document again.
It may take three months for some special arrangements to be made for you, so you should make your application as soon as possible through the IELTS test centre. Please contact the test centre as soon as possible if you have special needs that may require a modified IELTS test version.
You must bring the ID document used for registration with you on test day – either your valid passport or Permanent Resident (PR) Card. Photocopies of either document will not be accepted, please be sure to bring the originals or you will not be allowed in the test room.
Additional Copies of Your Results
You will only receive one copy of your Test Report Form – unless you are applying to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) – in this case, you can receive two upon request. If you have lost or damaged your original Test Report Form, you can request to have it replaced for a $25 fee and submitting the Declaration for Lost or Damaged TRF form. Complete and send the Declaration and Payment forms to email@example.com along with a scanned copy or photo of your passport or PR card. Please allow up to 10 business days for the new report to be mailed to your current address.
Before your test date, you can specify up to five (5) institution(s) on your IELTS application form. These TRF copies are free, and will be posted to the institutions 13 days after the test date. Regular postage is free of charge. Charges for courier services and/or overseas postage will be passed onto you.
Additional TRFs beyond these five can be requested from the test centre. Please note, an administration fee of $25 will be charged for each additional TRF request after the results have been released.Book Now
Please have a clear and legible scanned copy of your current valid passport or both sides of your Permanent Resident (PR) card to upload when you apply. Also have your credit or debit card information ready. Use the 'Book online now' button located on this page. You will be asked to set up a candidate profile and choose your preferred test date.
If you are having difficulty viewing the online application form, Google Chrome and Firefox are supported. Please try one of these browsers.
If you are re-applying for a test, please login at https://my.ieltsessentials.com/ with your user name and the password you originally created. You Do Not need to upload the passport copy again.
Apply in Person
You can register at the Global Village Victoria IELTS Test Centre using one of our computer work stations. Bring your valid passport or PR card and have your payment ready (Credit Card, Debit, or Cash). The IELTS office staff will be there to help you with your application.
Receiving your Confirmation
If your payment is successful, you will receive an automatic confirmation email. If you choose to pay offline, you have 72 hours to complete the payment in person at the centre. Your application will automatically be deleted after 72 hours. If you have any problems, or do not hear from us, email the centre at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the Test Centre for:
- General inquiries
- Help with applications
- Information on preparation classes
- Official IELTS practice materials
- Test bookings and Payments
ELTS Victoria Centre Hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm
Closed weekends and holidays