Register for IELTS quickly and easily through our Online Registration System.
Before you book your test
- Make sure you have a form of valid ID (your passport or EU ID card) at hand, as you will need to upload a clear photocopy of it when you book your test. Please note that candidates under 18 years of age have to supply written consent by a parent or guardian in order to apply for a test place.
- Please download and read our Information for paper-based candidates, or Information for computer-delivered candidates which contains important information about the test format, the question types and the test results. Please note that IELTS is not recommended for test takers under the age of 16.
If you register online but do not upload an electronic copy of your identification document to our Online Registration System, you must upload a copy of the document within 1 calendar day from registering. Scan the identification document you used to register, save it as a .jpeg or pdf file no larger than 1.5 mb and upload it to your Test Taker Area.
IELTS test date confirmation
Once you have completed the booking process, you will receive a confirmation giving you the start time of your test and the venue address.
Your Speaking test may be scheduled on the same day as the other sections, or on a different day within a 7 day window before or after your main test day. The test centre will send you a confirmation for the Speaking Test date.
After booking your test, you will also receive an automatic email with your access codes to the free online course: Road to IELTS.
You will also receive your IELTS Reference Number to access the Test Taker Portal. Please make sure that you have included your email address correctly when you book your test.