IELTS Test Day Information and Schedule


Address of Surrey IELTS Test Venue: 13940 - 77 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. V3W 5Z4
Nearest intersection: 140 Street at 77 Avenue
Parking: Free on-site (the entrance is located on the 77 Avenue)
Buses on 140 Street: #319, #325
Buses on King George Boulevard: #096, #321
Registration time: 8:15 – 9:00 a.m.
Please contact or visit the Coast English Testing administration office for inquiries and test day information, please do not contact Frank Hurt Secondary School.


Address of Burnaby IELTS Test Venue: 4277 Kingsway, Burnaby BC, V5H 3Z2
Nearest intersection: Kingsway at Olive Ave
Parking: Pay Parking Available on site
Five minute walk from Patterson SkyTrain Station
Buses on Kingsway: #19
Registration time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.


Address of Richmond IELTS Test Venue: New Link College - 123 - 4940 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC V6X 3A5
Nearest intersection: No. 3 Road at Alderbridge Way
Parking: Pay Parking Available on site
Five minute walk from Lansdowne SkyTrain Station
Buses on No. 3 Road: #403 and #405
Registration time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

New Westminster

Address of New Westminster IELTS Test Venue: Winston College, 1176 Eighth Ave, New Westminster, BC V3M 2R6
Nearest intersection: 8th Avenue at 12th Street
Parking: Free parking on-site
Buses: 128 from 22nd Street Station, or 112 from New Westminster Station
Nearest SkyTrain Station: 22nd Street Station or New Westminster Station
Registration time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

I.D. requirements
· You must bring your original passport or Canadian Permanent Resident Card.
· This must be the same ID as the one used to register. Expired IDs will NOT be accepted.
· Photocopies or other forms of identification will NOT be accepted.
· Candidates without proper ID will not be allowed to take the test and will forfeit the test fee.

Registration (8:30 – 9:00 a.m.)
· You must arrive at the test venue between 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
· You must use our secure cloakroom to store all possessions, including cell phones, watches, etc.
· We advise you to use the wash-room before registration.
· After the ID check, your photo will be taken and your fingerprint scanned. If you have a head scarf or veil, you may be asked to remove this item in a separate room.

Exit procedures and break (approximately 12:30pm)
· After the written components of the test, collect your possessions from the cloakroom and exit the venue.

Speaking tests (1:30 PM to 7:30 PM)
· Return to the test venue 20 minutes before the scheduled time of your speaking test.
· Use the secure cloakroom, and check in with the staff.
· The speaking examiner will collect you and conduct the speaking test in a separate room.
· At the end of the speaking test, you may collect your possessions from the cloakroom and leave the test venue.

Notes regarding punctuality, stationery and possessions
· You will not be admitted into the test venue after 9:00 a.m.
· We provide pens, pencils, sharpeners, and erasers.
· Cell phones and other electronic devices are not permitted in the test room.
· We recommend leaving valuable items at home.
· Drinks, such as water or juice, must be in a clear container and must have no words written on the container.
· Reading glasses must be in a clear case.
· Under no circumstances will Coast English Testing Inc. or IELTS be responsible for lost or damaged items. This includes items stored in the car park. You are encouraged to leave valuable items at home.

"The test was with a real person, and the staff were very friendly"