Registration FAQs

Registration FAQs

Frequently asked questions about the registration process


Where can I take IELTS?

IDP: IELTS Australia offers over 200 test locations in 50 countries. Find a test centre near you. IELTS is available on 48 fixed dates a year – up to four times a month on Thursdays and Saturdays, depending on local demand. Click here for a list of test dates then contact a test centre to book your test.


How much does it cost?

The Academic and General Training tests are the same cost. To find out the test fee for your country in your local currency,  contact your nearest test centre


How do I book/register for my test?

Click here for information about booking your test.


What if I need to postpone or cancel my application?

Please contact the test centre  where you booked your test.

If you postpone or cancel your application more than five (5) weeks before the test date, you will receive a refund minus an administration charge.

If you postpone or cancel within five (5) weeks of the test date, you will be charged the full fee unless you have a serious medical reason.

If you provide a medical certificate within five (5) days of the test date, you will receive a refund minus the local administrative cost.

 

What if I am absent or sick on the day of my test?

If you are away on the test day with no prior notice, you will lose your full fee. However, if you are unable to attend due to a serious medical condition and provide a medical certificate within 5 days of the test date, you will receive a refund minus the local administrative cost.