CELPIP – Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program

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The CELPIP-General LS Test is a two-skills version of the CELPIP-General Test. It accurately assesses listening and speaking proficiency in typical everyday situations.

Designated by CIC for Canadian citizenship

The CELPIP-General LS Test is designated by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as evidence of listening and speaking proficiency for those applying for Canadian citizenship. For more information, click here.

Why take the CELPIP-General LS Test for Canadian citizenship?

Test sittings across Canada Test sittings will become available across Canada starting in November 2012. Find a test centre near you!
Save money
The test fee is $150.00 compared to the four-skills CELPIP-General Test which is $250.00.
Save time Complete the test in one hour! Learn more about the CELPIP-General LS Test Format.
 Computer-delivered The listening and speaking components are delivered by computer. You are equipped with your own headset for the listening component and there are no human examiners in the speaking component!
 Uses Canadian English and accents The test uses the English variety as spoken in Canada. 
Quick online results Results are available online within 8 business days after the test date.


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