COVID -19 update:  exams are open for registration. The ACT Health Department recommendations will be followed.


DELF/DALF ADULTS: 10-14 MAY 2021. Enrol by Monday 20 April.
DELF JUNIOR: 25-28 MAY 2021. Enrol by Monday 3 May.
DELF PRIM: 9-11 JUNE 2021. Enrol by Monday 24 May.

The DELF/DALF exams (Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française - Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française)
are official French proficiency diplomas administered by the French Government and the French Ministry for Education.

Why take the DELF/DALF exam ?

The DELF/DALF diplomas are official French language certifications for non-native speakers administered by the French Ministry for Education and recognised in 165 countries.

A DELF/DALF diploma is required to apply to French universities and is a great asset to show on your CV. Each year, over 300,000 students register to take the DELF/DALF exams. There are 6 levels available, from beginner to advanced and  your results are valid for life.

Click HERE to download the pdf description of the DELF and DALF levels and examinations.

What diplomas should I take?

The 6 DELF and DALF diplomas are independent from one another, so you can take the examination of your choice. You can also sit the examination for a number of diplomas during the same examination session. If you are studying at Alliance or not,  please refer to the level and examinations description HERE in order to decide which exam level you should sit for.

If you are not studying with us and if you are unsure of the level you should submit  a free level assessment request to start with, and we will contact you to advise you of your level.

How can I get ready for the exam?

Practice with Alliance Française de Canberra: DELF-DALF Preparation courses in April-May 2021, Le Club or Private tuition.
Alliance Française de Canberra is the only DELF/DALF exam and training centre approved by the French Government in the ACT.
100% of 2019 candidates who took a DELF-DALF preparation course or tuition with Alliance Française de Canberra passed their DELF-DALF exams!

Make sure you select the correct exam level for you. In case you do not know, ask your teacher.
Have a look at the official exam samples: DELF Prim (for children), DELF Junior (for teenagers), DELF or DALF (for adults).

If you have any questions on your level, please contact or call us on 6257 6696.

How to register

1. Fill in the registration form using capital letters - please note that the information you provide on the form will appear on your diploma. Diplomas will only be issued once, therefore it is your responsibility to ensure you provide accurate details with an easy-to-read handwriting. 

2. Email your completed registration form before the deadline.
3. Pay online by selecting your level:
➡️ DELF/DALF Adults
➡️ DELF Junior
➡️ DELF Prim

If providing payment for a third party, please add a comment to specify who will be taking the exam.
Appointments will be made with each candidate for the oral part of the exam by email one week before the examinations at the latest.

Enrolments will not be confirmed until the full application fee and signed forms have been received.
Registrations without payment will not be processed. 


Results are emailed to you about
one month after sitting the test.
After this, you will then receive emails advising you when your
certificate and diploma are ready.
The certificates are printed in Canberra but the diplomas come from France and will take a few months to be processed.
If you cannot come and pick them up, we can arrange to have them sent to you:
you will need to provide us with an A4 Registered Post envelop with your name and address on it.

Note that DELF/DALF examiners and markers are all trained and authorized by the
They follow strict assessment guidelines and are regularly monitored.

Terms and Conditions
Click here to see enrolment terms and conditions.