Government of New Brunswick

Overview

Finance and Treasury Board Linguistic Services offer Oral, Reading and Writing Language Proficiency Evaluations in English and in French.

Eligibility

Language evaluation services are available to provincial government departments, agencies, organizations, institutions and to members of the public.

Description

The Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of a person’s overall ability to communicate in English or in French in both professional and social settings. The Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation is carried out during the course of a 20 to 40 minute telephone conversation with an Evaluator. The telephone conversation is recorded for quality control purposes and is confidential.

The Reading Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of proficiency in reading comprehension in English or in French.
The Writing Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of proficiency in writing in English or in French.
Reading and Writing evaluations are available in various parts of the province, upon request.

If you wish to have a Language Proficiency Evaluation, go to “Do IT Online” to fill out the request form.

Because of the pandemic, if accommodation is required, you need to send the Request for Accommodations, with the supporting documentation by email only to Linguistic Services:

LS-SL@gnb.ca

For additional information, please refer to Linguistic Services Information booklet located under Related Links on the right side of the screen.

Fees

Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
YYYY-MM-DD
Oral60.00 + HST/TVH2018-11-26
Reading45.00 + HST/TVH2018-11-26
Writing45.00 + HST/TVH2018-11-26
Reassessment of the Recorded Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation30.00 + HST/TVH2018-11-26
Contact Information Email Location
Fredericton