For immigration

You may be thinking of coming to Canada, or you may have already immigrated. If so, you may be wondering how Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) can help you as you settle into new routines and choose your future pathways.

Canadian Language Benchmarks can be a very useful tool as you settle, train, and work in Canada. The Canadian Language Benchmarks are used across Canada and can be used to: 

  • help new immigrants, many adult ESL programs in Canada use the Canadian Language Benchmarks which help students and teachers understand what students need to do with English for daily life in Canada
  • understand skill levels for training and education


You can also find some useful information in the following links: