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AMEB (NSW) will make special assessment provisions to candidates who provide medical documentation of disability.

Examples of special provisions

Below are examples of special provisions that candidates with disabilities may request.

  • Extra time to complete the exam or a reader
  • Transcription of papers into large print or Braille
  • A scribe to read the questions and transcribe answers
  • Substitution of aural tests for sight reading
  • Paper of a specified colour
  • Seating near the front of the room for written exams
  • Exams early or later in the day

Requesting special provisions

Enrollers should inform AMEB (NSW) of the candidate’s special assessment needs:

Medical documentation should be mailed to the AMEB (NSW) office at the time of enrolment.

The AMEB (NSW) State Manager and Senior Information Officer assess requests. Applicants are advised of the AMEB (NSW) decision within one month of lodging their request.

For more information, please refer to the AMEB (NSW) Special Provisions policy.