IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the leading international standardised test for English language proficiency, recognised by universities and employers, professional registration bodies, immigration authorities and governments around the world.
TfL Private Hire Licence Applicants
Lewisham Southwark College has been authorised by Transport for London (TfL) to conduct IELTS tests for Private Hire taxi drivers (new and renewal licence applications). If you require an IELTS test for this reason, please click here to book your test.
For more information on the Transport for London requirements for Private Hire drivers, please visit here.
The TfL IELTS tests are administered at Lewisham Way; the centre has great customer service, plenty of free parking nearby, and is easy to get to by car. We are also well served by public transport links.
Test Fee 2016: £155
Test Fee 2017: £160
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Southwark Test Venue and Administration Office:
25 The Cut
Lewisham Test Venue:
Lewisham Way Centre
The IELTS is jointly managed by the British Council, IDP Education Pvt Ltd and Cambridge English Language Assessment.