Express Rating

Express Rating is available for both the CELPIP-General Test and the CELPIP-General LS Test. With Express Rating, CELPIP Test scores are available online through your CELPIP Account within three business days followed by print copies of your CELPIP Official Score Reports, which are mailed to your registered address via Canada Post Xpresspost. Business days exclude weekends and public holidays.

You may choose Express Rating or Regular Rating when registering online for your CELPIP Test.

Express Rating Scores are available online in three business days*. Print copies of your CELPIP Official Score Report are sent to your registered address via Canada Post Xpresspost. Estimated delivery time for print copies of score reports is three to four business days after scores are made available online. For delivery to international addresses, please allow three to seven business days.
Regular Rating Scores are available online in eight business days. Print copies of your CELPIP Official Score Report are sent to your registered address via Canada Post’s standard delivery service. Estimated delivery time for print copies of score reports is four to ten business days after scores are made available online.

* For tests taken outside of Canada, Express Rating may take up to four business days to be posted online.

Please note: Delivery times are based on Canadian addresses. Delivery to international addresses may vary.

How do I request Express Rating?

There are two ways to request Express Rating:

  1. During your CELPIP Test Registration, or
  2. If you have already registered for a CELPIP Test, through your CELPIP Account.

Please note:

  • Express Rating requests and payments must be made at least 24 hours before your scheduled test date.
  • There is limited availability of the Express Rating option.
  • Express Rating is available for all test sittings except those held on Sunday after 11:00 a.m. (Local Time)

Express Rating fees:

Express Rating – CELPIP-General Test $100.00 CAD + tax

($150.00 CAD + tax for international testing)

Express Rating – CELPIP-General LS Test  $70.00 CAD + tax
Regular Rating – CELPIP-General Test and CELPIP-General LS Test FREE

Express Rating Cancellation and Transfer Policy

Cancellation Policy: You may request a cancellation of your Express Rating. If your cancellation request is received at least nine (9) calendar days before your scheduled test date, you will be eligible for a full refund of the Express Rating fee. No cancellations or refunds will be granted for requests received less than 9 calendar days before the scheduled test date.

Cancellation by Paragon: If technical problems occur during Express Rating that delay the availability of your test scores online, you may contact us to receive a full refund of your Express Rating fee

Transfer Policy: If you purchase Express Rating and decide to transfer your test to a later date, Express Rating may not be available for the test date you are transferring into. If Express Rating is not available, you can request a full refund of your Express Rating fee or you can request a transfer to a different test date for which Express Rating is available.