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Here you'll find all the key dates and deadlines for our general and vocational qualifications. General qualification and Cambridge Nationals dates are provided in our new key dates listing below. All key dates are provided in the documents on the right-hand side of this page. To see our final exam timetables, click on the following link:
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15 July 2016 - We've released our key dates listing in Beta version. To help us improve the listing please complete our feedback questionnaire.
15 September 2016 - We've added more 'key date types' to make it easier to filter to the process you need.
Late entries attract Stage 2 late entry fees and date from which changes of tiers will be charged.
22/03/2017 at 09:00
Question papers for examinations to be taken between 15 and 26 May will be despatched to centres during April.
01/04/2017 at 09:00
Final date for examination stationery to be received by centres.
27/04/2017 at 09:00
Deadline for all replacement certificate requests.
30/04/2017 at 09:00
Question papers for examinations to be taken between 5 and 16 June will be despatched to centres during May.
01/05/2017 at 09:00
Moderator address labels will be despatched by this date.
02/05/2017 at 09:00
Examiner and coursework examiner address labels will be received by centres at least one week before the examination or date of coursework submission.
09/05/2017 at 09:00
Final date for examiner marked coursework to be received by the examiner.
15/05/2017 at 09:00
Final date for the submission of centre coursework marks (with the exception of GCE Art and Design), including GCE Applied Art and Design. For Cambridge Nationals - OCR Repository and postal moderation only.
First date of the examination period.