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International Credential Assessment Service of Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-763-7282
Toll Free Phone Toll free in Canada 1-800-321-6021
Fax 519-763-6964
Primary Contact S. Ledwidge, Manager, Assessment and Research; Fax: 519-763-6494; Email:
Alternate Contact Sean Sweeney, Manager, Administration and Technology; Fax: 519-763-6494; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Credential assessment services.
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Established 1993
Funding Fees - fee for service
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: Office remains closed to the public; services provided remotely and online only. Visit website for updated information.

Services include: * assessment reports for secondary, postsecondary and technical qualifications * helps stakeholders to understand international educational credentials * ongoing liaison with governments, national academic assessment bodies and other credential evaluation agencies * designated by the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship **Accepts requests worldwide for Ontario equivalency assessment
Hours Telephone lines Mon-Thu 9 am-12 noon 
Office hours (in-person submissions) Mon-Thu 12 noon-3 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Any person or organization requiring an equivalency assessment of non-Canadian educational training
Application Submit an application form with the necessary documents and fee to obtain an Assessment Report  
* application forms are available on website 
* all assessment requests must be submitted by mail, courier or in person to the ICAS office in Guelph 
**For technical assessments, call first to determine serviceability 
**ICAS has a separate application process for individuals applying for immigration to Canada as part of the Federal Skilled Worker program - see website for information
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Hindi ; Polish ; Russian ; Spanish ; Sinhalese
Fees Service - fees for Assessment Reports
Site Information
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
Ontario AgriCentre
100 Stone Rd W, Suite 102
Guelph, ON N1G 5L3
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Intersection Gordon St and Stone Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training ; Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading International Credentials ; International Credentials Evaluations ; Internationally Trained Professionals ; Resources for Internationally Trained Professionals
Service Categories Foreign Educational Records Evaluations

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