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Co-ordinator Update 29 November 2022

Assessment Arrangements Request system

The Assessment Arrangements Request (AAR) system for 2022–23 is open and we published full guidance in Assessment Arrangements Explained: Information for Centres. We emailed SQA co-ordinators on 24 October with a link to the system and centre enrolment details. If you did not receive an enrolment email, or if you have had issues with registration, please contact the Assessment Arrangements team for assistance (

Please note the following upcoming deadlines: 

Visiting assessment  

The deadline for Assessment Arrangement (AA) requests for visiting assessment in the following levels and subjects is Wednesday 30 November 2022:  

AA requests for these subjects should be submitted by email to

Adapted coursework assessment in Administration and IT  

These requests must be submitted to SQA by email ( by Tuesday 20 December 2022.  

Adapted and digital question papers  

Requests for adapted question papers and digital question papers must be submitted using the AAR system by Tuesday 31 January 2023.   

We previously shared Additional Guidance for Requesting Adapted Question Papers and Artwork which has since been updated and will be reissued this week. Please disregard any saved or printed versions of this guidance document.

Learner guidance 

If you have learners that require information on assessment arrangements, guidance can be found on our website