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Co-ordinator Update

NQ 2024 - upcoming distributions and collections from centres

We are keen to ensure that you are prepared for all parts of the 2024 exam diet and, to assist you, we have collated information on the arrangements for collecting assessment materials for the diet. This includes details on the despatch of stationery to centres, as well as uplift dates and materials for submission.

Distribution dates

Flyleaf and stationery distributions

These despatches will include flyleafs, script envelopes, sealing labels, field of study labels and clear-faced bags.

 Despatch to      Distribution date
 Schools and training providers   12 February 2024
 Colleges and late entries from other centres  26 February 2024

Carrier Reports and Attendance Register distributions

Guidance notes for preparing materials for uplift will be issued with Attendance Registers (EX6) and Carrier Reports, which will indicate the material you should present for collection. You will receive these despatches (depending on your course/unit entries) on the following dates:

 Materials for    Distribution date
 March coursework uplift        28 February 2024
 April coursework (including Art) uplift     18 March 2024
 Exams uplift     15 April 2024


Uplift dates and materials for submission

Thursday 14 March 2024

Wednesday 17 April 2024

Tuesday 23 April – Friday 31 May 2024

Thursday 25 April 2024

Wednesday 8 May 2024

Friday 10 May 2024

Thursday 23 May 2024

All uplifts will take place by our designated carrier company between 8.30 am and 4.30 pm.

Uplifts are arranged based on candidate entries at your centre at the time of Attendance Register production. It is important that you let us know if your uplift requirements change. Changes could arise because of late entries, withdrawals, or changes of level. If you find an uplift is no longer necessary, please contact us using the details below.

Please note that submissions (including Art and Design) should not be brought directly to the SQA offices or external event locations. Please contact SQA for further details or see ‘Art and Design: Submission guidance’ on our website.

Please see section 13: Components and Coursework of the Delivering National Qualifications Guide for SQA Co-ordinators 2023–24 and the Key Dates for 2023–24 for specific information on the materials to be submitted. These guides are available under the NQ Information section on SQA Connect.

 If you have any queries regarding the above information, please contact:

Script Management