March 2023 IBCLC Examination Candidate Dashboard


Applications for the March 2023 IBCLC examination are open from October 21 through December 5, 2022. Apply here.

Check Your Status

It can take 1-2 months after the application deadline for IBLCE to review and approve all applications. You can check your online account to learn the status of your application.

Receive Examination Authorisation Email

IBLCE will start sending Examination Authorisation Emails Show Morefor the March 2023 IBCLC examination in January 2023, and will continue until all approved candidates have received them.

Schedule Your Examination Appointment

After receiving your authorisation email, you can schedule your examination appointment. See Key Dates below for important deadlines.


The March 2023 IBCLC examination will take place from March 8 – 17, 2023.

Examination Scoring & Analysis  

Post-administration analysis and scoring takes place.

Receive Results

You will receive your results for the March 2023 IBCLC examination in your online account approximately 3 months after the examination.

Key Dates

Application WindowOctober 21 – December 5, 2022
Request a partial refund with extraordinary circumstances.
Learn more about your refund options here.
February 8, 2023
Submit any necessary name changes to your regional location.February 24, 2023
Examination AdministrationMarch 8 – 17, 2023

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