Filing an Appeal


Any individual or training provider who is denied the TESL Ontario certification or accreditation shall have the right to appeal TESL Ontario's decision within three months from the date the decision has been made.

How to File an Appeal

  1. Print, complete, and sign “Application Form A-10: Appeals”.

  2. Submit the completed form along with all supporting documents to Kevin Gamble, the TESL Ontario Office Manager, by email or mail.

Mailing address: Kevin Gamble, TESL Ontario Office Manager, TESL Ontario, 27 Carlton Street, Suite 405, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1L2

Appeal Review Process

The completed application form and all supporting documents are reviewed by the TESL Ontario Appeals Review team in thirty business days from the date of receipt. The applicant may be asked to submit additional information or documentation before a decision is made. Once the review is completed, an official decision letter is emailed or mailed to the applicant. Appeals Review team’s decisions are final.

Questions? If you have any questions about the TESL Ontario appeal application process, please contact us at or at 416-593-4243, ext. 205.