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Co-ordinator Update 31 October 2022

Assessment Arrangements

The Assessment Arrangements Request System for 2022–23 opened on Monday 24 October. You will have received an email on this date with a link to the system and your centre enrolment details. Guidance on using the system is available on our secure website.

We have published full guidance on assessment arrangements in Assessment Arrangements Explained: Information for Centres.

Adapted question papers and digital question papers

We can provide adapted versions of question papers, such as adapted print, braille, coloured paper, modified content and optionality. Requests for adapted question papers and digital question papers must submitted using the Assessment Arrangements Request (AAR) software by 31 January 2023.

Read Additional Guidance for Requesting Adapted Question Papers and Artwork through AAR.

Adapted coursework assessment in Administration and IT

We can also provide adapted versions of coursework assessment tasks for Administration and IT, on request. These requests must be submitted to SQA by email ( by 20 December. Please do not request these adaptations through the Assessment Arrangements Request (AAR) system.

Visiting assessment

Requests for visiting assessment for Dance, Drama and Music must be submitted to SQA by email ( by 30 November.

Non-Assessment Arrangement requests

Instructions are available on our secure website if you need to submit requests for non-AA candidates who: