What is the difference between the
CELPIP - General and CELPIP - General LS?

There are two types of CELPIP tests to choose from. Make sure to confirm which version of the test you are required to take

CELPIP - General Test

$280 + Taxes

Evaluates test taker’s English speaking, reading, listening, and writing skills and is used for permanent residence applications and professional designations.
Single 3 Hour Test Sitting
Takes approximately 3 hours to complete and can be done in one sitting with no separate speaking session
IRCC Approved for PR Status
The CELPIP General Test is the IRCC approved test for Permanent Residence applications
Computer Delivered
Includes features such as a personal timer, word counter, and spell-check
Quick Online Results
Available online in just 4 to 5 calendar days, with priority shipping available

CELPIP - General LS Test

$195 + Taxes

Evaluates test taker’s English speaking and listening skills, and is used for citizenship applications and professional designation.
Single 1 Hour Test Sitting
Takes approximately 1 hour to complete and can be done in one sitting with no separate speaking session
IRCC Approved for Citizenship Status
The CELPIP General LS Test is the IRCC approved test for Canadian citizenship applications
Computer Delivered
Includes features such as a personal timer, word counter, and spell-check
Quick Online Results
Available online in just 4 to 5 calendar days, with priority shipping available

Our Upcoming Test Sittings

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Shows 10 out of 1445 options
LS
Friday,
Apr 17
09:00 AM
Precise Solutions Calgary
115 9th Ave SE / 225 Tower Centre (SW Corner 2nd Floor)
$195
available
General
Friday,
Apr 17
09:30 AM
People Analytics
7191 Yonge Street / Unit 707, Seventh Floor
$280
available
General
Friday,
Apr 17
09:30 AM
People Analytics - Scarborough
3601 Victoria Park Ave / Unit 201A
$280
available
LS
Friday,
Apr 17
10:00 AM
Ashton Testing Services
1190 Melville Street / Suite 410, Buzzer 410
$195
available
General
Friday,
Apr 17
10:00 AM
BITTS International Career College
7420 Airport Rd Suite 209
$280
sold out
General
Friday,
Apr 17
10:00 AM
Paragon Testing Enterprises Toronto
180 Bloor Street West / Unit 801 (8th floor)
$280
available
General
Friday,
Apr 17
10:00 AM
Precise Solutions Toronto
20 Eglinton Ave. West
$280
available
LS
Friday,
Apr 17
01:30 PM
Centre of English Studies Toronto
Bloor Street West and Avenue Road / 180 Bloor Street West
$195
sold out
LS
Friday,
Apr 17
01:30 PM
Global Village Vancouver
888 Cambie Street
$195
available
LS
Friday,
Apr 17
02:00 PM
People Analytics
7191 Yonge Street / Unit 707, Seventh Floor
$195
available

Test Centres in Canada

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All customer service inquiries are handled by the test provider, Paragon Testing Enterprises. You can reach Paragon's customer service team via these channels:
Telephone Hours:
Monday to Friday
5:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PT
8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET
Saturday
5:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PT
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
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Study Options

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Join one of our weekly webinars to learn about key strategies to do your best on the CELPIP. Each session is presented by an experienced instructor and CELPIP expert!

Looking for CELPIP prep materials?

From free sample tests to online self-study courses, we offer a variety of options to prepare for the CELPIP.

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Try the CELPIP test online for free without having to sign up for an account. You can experience the complete test with questions from all four skill sections.
CELPIP
My overall experience was positive. The staff made me feel relaxed and comfortable and helped with any issues.
- Maria, CELPIP - General LS Test Taker
CELPIP
The CELPIP test is more connected to Canadian experiences, and the language and accent are easier to understand.
- Eric, CELPIP - General Test Taker
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