IELTS Express Platform

Please note, the ‘Skills Assessment’ Step is now incorporated into ‘Step 4 - Application Guide’. Please view Step 4 to discover how to apply for your Skills Assessment.

Step 3 of 5

STEP 3 : English Level Preparation

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

To prove that you have competent English, you must provide evidence that either:

  • you are a citizen of and hold a valid passport issued by either, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Canada, New Zealand, or the Republic of Ireland


  • you have obtained a positive English language test result.

As an Active member of the Australian Immigration Bulletin, you have FREE access to the comprehensive IELTS Express learning platform provided by Career Wise English School. This course is designed to help you pass the IELTS test on the first go, preparing you for all the components tested (reading, writing, listening and speaking).

You can set up your free ‘IELTS Express’ account below.

Confirm that you have utilised IELTS Express to prepare you with the skills and knowledge required to succeed in maximising your English language test result.

If ‘YES’, then tick the following box in order to proceed to your Next Step, being ‘STEP 4: APPLICATION GUIDE– APPLYING FOR YOUR SKILLED VISA (SUBCLASS 189)’:


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Provided by Career Wise English School


Get full access to this course if you want to achieve the best score and prepare for the IELTS test online, with a comprehensive IELTS training platform that includes new monthly Mock Tests, quizzes and tips to prepare you for the IELTS exam. You will learn about how the exam works, how to achieve a band 9+, and get plenty of practice with examples, quizzes and unlimited IELTS General Mock tests.

*IELTS Express is FREE to active Australian Immigration Bulletin Members only. You must be a current Australian Immigration Bulletin Member to be eligible to receive and maintain FREE access.

*To discover how to obtain a ‘positive English language test result’, simply click here.

Did you know? … The difference in receiving an IELTS Band 6 and an IELTS Band 8 score is an additional 20 Points toward your EOI !

At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

Points attributed toward EOI:

Competent English/ IELTS Band 6 = 0 points toward EOI

Proficient English/ IELTS Band 7 = 10 points toward EOI

Superior English/ IELTS Band 8 = 20 points toward EOI