Reporting to the Test Centre

You should report to the test centre at least 30 minutes before the published starting time of the test.

What to bring

  • Mandatory: Confirmation of Registration email printout
  • Mandatory: Photographic identification
  • Highly recommended: Ear plugs - a precautionary measure to avoid distraction
    • Candidates are permitted two pieces of scrap paper, pens. 

Candidates will sign the log book at the beginning and end of the test, and at the beginning and end of any exit from the test room (e.g. a bathroom break). These signatures are confirmed against ID documentation.

All candidate belongings are locked in a personal locker prior to entry to the test room.

Candidates whose native language is not English may bring a printed bilingual dictionary into the test. Dictionaries must not contain definitions of English words in English. The pages must be unmarked and all notes removed. Any candidate taking this option must submit the dictionary to the Supervisor for inspection before the test begins. Candidates should note that electronic dictionaries are not permitted.

You may leave the test room to use the bathroom or to access water and food under supervision. There is no extra time for this break.

Prohibited items

The following items must not be brought into the test room:

  • food & drink of any kind
  • bags, briefcases, crash helmets
  • audio or recording devices of any kind
  • smart watches or smart glasses
  • books, papers, newspapers, notes
  • mobile phones, pagers, laptops
  • pencil cases, rulers
  • calculators
  • dictionaries other than stated above