Who is it for? Any individual, regardless of his or her nationality and native language (including French citizens and citizens of Francophone countries), who would like to initiate the process for permanent economic immigration or for Canadian citizenship through Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). There are no exemptions for the TCF Canada.
For information regarding the TCF Canada, we recommend reading the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section of France Education International website, the public institution for educational and training cooperation.
The Alliance Française de Sydney is the only accredited institution in Sydney to deliver this test.
The TCF Canada consists of four mandatory parts :
$615 for the 4 compulsory exams: listening, reading, writing and speaking.
Alliance Francaise de Sydney CBD:257 Clarence Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
|Exam dates||Enrolment deadlines|
|Friday 14 February 2020||Monday 13 January 2020 until 5pm|
|Friday 10 July 2020||Tuesday 9 June 2020 until 5pm|
|Friday 4 December 2020||Thursday 5 November until 5pm|
The TCF evaluates your level of French, so if you want to give yourself every chance to succeed, you can enrol in a French course at the
Alliance Française de Sydney, click here to see the courses.
You can also prepare yourself for the listening comprehension examination with two publications:
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- The official guide to the TCF with practice exercises, published by Éditions Didier.
- TCF, 250 Activités, "Le Nouvel Entraînez-vous" collection, published by CLE International
Help in preparing for the listening comprehension examination of the TCF, levels 5 and 6, can be found on:
- The RFI (Radio France International) website
- The Editions Didier website
- TV5 Monde
Enrolment can be made in person or by visiting the Alliance Française de Sydney website or over the phone. However, enrolment will not be confirmed until the full application fee (please consult website for the most up-to-date costs) and signed forms have been received by the front desk staff. Please be advised that cancellations and deferrals prior to the registration deadline must be made in writing. No refund, credit note, deferral or transfer will be granted after the registration deadline