Last updated: Monday 20 September 2021
We want to give you timely and up-to-date information about IELTS and Covid-19 restrictions. As of 11:59 pm on Tuesday 21 September, Auckland is at Alert Level 3.
IELTS testing continues as per Alert Level 2 restrictions in the remainder of the country.
Test centres in New Zealand may operate in a restricted manner, ensuring that all Covid-19 requirements are being met. Read more about what to expect on test day here.
Check the official information from the New Zealand Government.
To protect the health of test takers and staff, a mask is to be worn for the duration of your IELTS test. IELTS promotes a COVID-19 safe environment. View the video below to find out what additional precautions we’ve put in place to help protect your health and safety on test day.
At the moment, there is a high demand for IELTS tests, but some places are available. If you have any questions, please contact us now. We’re happy to help.
For all cities in New Zealand
The majority of IELTS test centres have started testing again. Please check your test centre’s calendar for any updates and upcoming test dates. If you are located in another country, please contact your test centre or visit information for our global test taker community for more updates.
Take a closer look at some of the safety measures we have introduced to help keep you safe on test day during COVID-19.