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IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment through more than 1000 test centres and locations in over 140 countries.


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How to Register

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Note: From 1 October 2020, price will increase to A$385.

You can pay in a couple of ways:

Rockhampton Exams

CQUniversity IELTS Testing Centre is still conducting the IELTS tests. For the most up-to-date information, please read our health advice on the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

2020 Dates
2, 3, 4
9, 10, 11
16, 17, 18
23, 24, 25


If you are unhappy with your test result, you can apply for a re-mark. Requests for re-marks must be submitted within 6 weeks following your test date.

  • Download and fill in the enquiry on results form
  • Submit your payment online (A$176)
  • Post the original copy of your test report form to the Rockhampton test centre:

    CQUEnglish (IELTS)
    Building 11
    Bruce Highway
    North Rockhampton QLD 4702


Results are posted to you after the test date. Results will not be given over the phone, by email or in person. Results will not be released prior to being mailed; however, you can check results online 3-5 business days after the test date.

Check results online

NOTE: Preview of test results may not be available until late Friday or early Saturday — 3-5 days after your test date.


IELTS Administrator
CQUniversity English Language Centre
Building 11, Bruce Highway 
Rockhampton QLD 4702

Phone: (07) 4930 9790
Office hours: Tuesday to Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm

IELTS Preparation

For all the background information and practice materials you need to prepare for an IELTS test, please refer to the IELTSEssentials website. We also provide an 'Information for Candidates' booklet when you register. This also contains information and test tips.

Support tools with information regarding computer-delivered IELTS testing can be found on the IELTS website.

IELTS preparation classes will run if there are 7 or more candidates enrolled at certain times during the year. This will include evening classes or a 10-week IELTS preparation course. For enrolment please contact

Watch a video on what to expect on test day.


  • Candidates who request (in writing) to cancel their registration before the five-week deadline has passed may apply for a refund. However, an A$88 (GST inclusive) administration fee will be deducted.
  • Candidates who request to cancel their registration after the five-week deadline has passed will not receive a refund.

Test Date Transfer

  • Candidates may request (in writing) to transfer their registration to another test date before the five-week deadline has passed. A fee of A$22 will apply.
  • Candidates who request to transfer their registration to another test date after the five-week deadline has passed will receive no refund.


Candidates who seek to cancel their registration or transfer test dates after the five-week deadline has passed will only receive a refund if they provide documentary evidence to satisfy the IELTS Administrator that their ability to sit the test has been affected by a serious cause.

For example:

  • Serious illness (hospital admission or serious injury, not minor illnesses such as a cold)
  • Loss or bereavement (death of a close family member)
  • Hardship or trauma (victim of a crime or traffic accident)
  • Military service