Registration procedure


Registration procedure

Make sure the test chosen is the right test for your situation, and confirm which modules you must take. It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to ensure that he/she is registered for the appropriate exam. Alliance Française Ottawa and its employees cannot be held responsible for the choices made by the candidate. Please refer to the Immigration Service to select the right test.

To register for the TEF CANADA, the TEFaq, the TEF pour la naturalisation, or the TEF you may:

  • Come to our reception desk in person during our regular business hours,


  • Mail us your application package to: Alliance Française of Ottawa – tests and certificates – 352 Maclaren Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 0M6.

Your application must be completed BEFORE THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE (please refer to Calendar 2018), and contain ALL the following documents:

  • Registration form, properly filled out, dated and signed:  Download the registration form.
  • A photocopy of a piece of identification (TEF Canada: valid passport only; TEF, TEFaq and TEF Naturalisation: passport, driver’s license, permanent resident card, etc.) showing full name, photo, date of birth and signature.
  • A certified cheque or money order for the full amount required upon registration. Registration in person at the Alliance Française office: debit, Visa, Mastercard, cash or personal cheque accepted.
  • TEF, TEF Canada and TEF Naturalisation: To order a duplicate of the certificate of results: add $75.00 to your payment.
  • TEFaq: you will receive a free certificate of results by email. To order a duplicate of the certificate of results: add $75.00 to your payment.
  • A pre-stamped envelope (13”x10”) with sufficient postage charges with your full name and complete address. Registered mail only (i.e. Priority™ or Xpresspost™). Collection of the certificate of results in person at the Alliance Française office: no return envelope necessary.



We advise you to read the page After the test before registering. All the information concerning the process after the test is specified.

Dernière mise à jour2octobre2017. Registration procedure oct2017