IELTS is the International English Language Testing System. It is the world's most popular English language test for higher education and global migration, with over 2 million IELTS tests taken in the last year. The British Council offers IELTS tests and preparation courses all over the world. We are one of the biggest test centres in Europe.

Ealing, Hammersmith & West London 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.

Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College – London West

EHWLC London Met University – London North


For more information on the Transport for London requirements for Private Hire drivers, please visit