IELTS Test Dates 2023

Download 2023 IELTS test dates

There are usually 2 test dates per month. Click on the 'BOOK NOW' link for the test date and module you want and you will be taken to the IELTS Australia website to confirm your Academic or General Training test date.

AC = Academic test GT = General Training test
NOTE: Speaking Tests are held on the same day

Test date Academic
Final EOR date
(Friday 4pm)
JANUARY 2023    
7 January  CLOSED CLOSED 20 January 3 March
14 January  CLOSED AC ONLY 27 January 10 March
28 January  CLOSED AC ONLY 10 February 24 March
FEBRUARY 2023    
11 February  CLOSED CLOSED 24 February 7 April
25 February  CLOSED CLOSED 10 March 21 April
MARCH 2023    
11 March  CLOSED CLOSED 24 March 5 May
25 March  CLOSED CLOSED 7 April 19 May
APRIL 2023    
15 April BOOK NOW AC ONLY 28 April 9 June
29 April BOOK NOW BOOK NOW 12 May 23 June
MAY 2023    
6 May BOOK NOW BOOK NOW 19 May 30 June
27 May BOOK NOW BOOK NOW 9 June 21 July
JUNE 2023    
10 June BOOK NOW BOOK NOW 23 June 4 August
24 June BOOK NOW BOOK NOW 7 July 18 August

Cancelling or Transferring an IELTS test date

You may cancel or transfer your IELTS test and receive a refund by completing the Test Refund and Transfer Form. No refund will be given for non-medical cancellation or transfer requests made after the test date.

Transfers are usually free. If you cancel your test before the date, you will be refunded 75% of the test fee.

2023 IELTS Fees

Current IELTS test fee from 1 March 2023: $410
The fee for both versions of the test (Academic and General Training) is the same. You must pay your fee when you make your IELTS application to complete the  booking process

Current administration fee from 1 March 2023: $102.50 (25% of the test fee)
This fee applies to cancellations and non-medical transfers. It may also apply to module swaps if we have already sent your test confirmation letter

Remark fee from 1 March 2023: $199
This fee is fully refunded if your remarked score increases in one or more of your indicated sub-tests. See Test Results for more information

Additional TRF fee: $20

Payment types

The test fee is paid by credit card as part of the application process, using an online payment provider called Stripe. If you have a problem with the payment, please call us on 8302 2710 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday and we can help you.

Remark/Administration/Additional TRF fees can be made by EFT to

  • Account name: SAIBT Pty Ltd
  • BSB: 346 021  
  • Account number: 456629002