IRCC uses test results as proof of your language skills

English

See what language level you have based on your test results in Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB)

NOC CLB Level Test results for each ability
Speaking Listening Reading Writing
0,A 9 and above 9+ 9+ 9+ 9+
0, A 8 8 8 8 8
0, A 7 7 7 7 7
B 6 6 6 6 6
B 5 5 5 5 5
NOC CLB Level Test results for each ability
Listening Reading Writing Speaking
0, A 10 and above 8.5-9.0 8.0-9.0 7.5-9.0 7.5-9.0
0, A 9 8.0 7.0 7.0 7.0
0, A 8 7.5 6.5 6.5 6.5
0, A 7 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
B 6 5.5 5.0 5.5 5.5
B 5 5.0 4.0 5.0 5.0

French

See what language level you have based on your test results in Niveaux de compétence linguistique canadiens (NCLC)