Taking the CELPIP for RECBC

The Real Estate Council of BC requires licensee applicants and students to demonstrate a comprehensive standard of English proficiency by taking the CELPIP General English test. RECBC recognizes that strong language skills are essential in communicating with clients. We're proud to make the CELPIP available to BC residents across the province.

About the Real Estate Council of BC

The Real Estate Council of British Columbia protect the public interest by enforcing the licensing and licensee conduct requirements of the Real Estate Services Act. Find out more at recbc.ca

RECBC licenses individuals and brokerages engaged in real estate sales, rental and strata property management, sets entry qualifications, investigates complaints against licensees and imposes disciplinary sanctions under the Act.


As part of its mandate to protect the public interest, RECBC is responsible for ensuring that the interests of consumers who use the services of real estate licensees are adequately protected against wrongful actions by licensees.

Upcoming RECBC Test Sittings

The CELPIP - General has frequent testing availability in Metro Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna and Prince George. We're happy to announce that in addition to these test dates, we have partnered with RECBC to offer additional test dates with our ad hoc testing across the province.

Additional Test Dates

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