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Official IELTS Practice Materials books - Volume 1 and Volume 2

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IELTS offers official practice materials to help you understand the format of the test and the types of questions. Both volumes of the practice material offer samples of the Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking modules with sample answers and Examiner comments. The CD in Vol. 1 offers samples of the Listening test and the DVD in Vol. 2 shows candidates taking the Speaking test.

Frequently asked questions

1. How long will it take for my Official IELTS Practice Materials to arrive?

Delivery is sent via regular Australia Post therefore within Australia delivery time can take between 2 – 6 business days. For international services, delivery can take 10 + business days.

2. What is the difference between Volume 1 and 2?

Both books will give you a better understanding of the format and types of questions in a real IELTS test. Volume 1 contains a CD containing samples of Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking modules with sample answers and Examiner comments. Volume 2 offers completely new practice materials containing a DVD which shows candidates taking the Speaking test.

3. I am having trouble purchasing via the online link?

Please contact ielts.publications@idp.com

4. Can I request a refund/exchange?

If you purchased IELTS Official Practice materials and it’s not of acceptable quality or doesn’t match the description, you can return it. If you send it back and email ielts.publications@idp.com with your original purchase receipt we will exchange it for another copy or give you a refund using your original payment method.
We offer a refund if you change your mind within 30 days of purchase of delivery. Products must be in their original packaging and in new condition suitable for resale. If you can present proof of purchase, we’ll give you a refund using your original payment method.
If you can’t present proof of purchase, we won’t be able to give you a refund or exchange. If you have proof of purchase but it is outside of 30 days of delivery, we can offer you a complimentary copy if you did not receive the first delivery.

5. Is there another option to purchase Official IELTS Practice Materials?

Yes the Official IELTS Practice Materials can be purchased directly from most IELTS test centres.
You can find your nearest IELTS Test centre to see if they stock the Official IELTS Practice Materials and make a purchase with them.

6. Can I request express delivery?

Yes, at an additional cost please select the express post option on the form.