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English Requirements

There are additional visa points on offer for higher scoring English test results


Your first step on jour journey to Australia, for most, would normally be to determine which visa category best fits your circumstances and requirements.


We have helped thousands of individuals and families navigate the difficult process of acquiring an Australian visa.


Language Proficiency

Demonstrating the Applicants Ability to Communicate Effectively

At Active Migration Australia, we understand the significance of the English Language Proficiency Test in the visa application process. Our team of experts will guide you through the requirements and provide the necessary support and resources to help you achieve the required score.

Why an English Test?

English proficiency is an important aspect of the Australian visa application process, as it demonstrates a candidate's ability to effectively communicate and integrate into Australian society.

The Australian government requires visa applicants for most types of visa applications to meet a minimum English language standard, with additional points available for higher scoring tests.

Recognised Tests

  • International English Language TestingSystem(IELTS)
  • Occupational English Test(OET)
  • Pearson Test of English(PTE) academy
  • Cambridge English: Advanced(CAE) test (also known as Certificate in Advanced English) (CAE) test (also known as Certificate in Advanced English)


Test Preparation

Tips to Help You Prepare for the English Test

Increase Your Chances

Mastering the English Language is not just about

 passing a test, it's opening doors to new opportunities

 and experiences.

English proficiency is a requirement for many Australian visas, including skilled, student and partner visas. In order to demonstrate your English language abilities, you will need to take an English test and provide the results with your visa application.

The test you need to take will depend on your visa category, but popular options include the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and the Pearson Test of English (PTE).

Here are some tips to help you prepare for your English proficiency test:

Familiarise yourself with the test format: Make sure you understand the format of the test you will be taking, including how many sections there are, how long each section lasts and what type of questions you will be asked;

  1. Practice, practice, practice: The more you practice, the more comfortable you will become with the test format and types of questions you will be asked. There are many resources available online, including practice tests and study materials;

  2. Improve your English skills: If you need to improve your English language abilities, consider taking an English course or practicing with a tutor. This will not only help you with the test, but also with your integration into the Australian community if you are successful in obtaining your visa;

  3. Stay organised: Make sure you are aware of the deadlines for taking the test and submitting your results with your visa application. Keep track of your progress and make sure you are on track to meet these deadlines;

  4. Stay calm: On the day of the test, make sure you are well rested and have eaten a nutritious breakfast. Arrive at the test centre early and take a few deep breaths to calm your nerves. Remember, the better you do on the test, the greater your chances of success in obtaining your Australian visa.

By preparing well for your English proficiency test and demonstrating your English language abilities, you increase your chances of success in obtaining your Australian visa. Contact Active Migration Australia for support and guidance throughout the visa application process.