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Closed consultations

  • Regulating level 2 and below Progression Qualifications

    Ofqual is the independent regulator for qualifications in England. Ofqual’s statutory objectives include securing the standards of, and promoting public confidence in, regulated qualifications. Ofqual’s rules, which awarding organisations must follow, are designed to achieve this. Ofqual monitors...

    Closed 14 September 2023

  • Consultation on proposed assessment arrangements for GCSEs in British Sign Language

    Proposals at a glance The Department for Education (DfE) has proposed subject content for new GCSE qualifications in British Sign Language (BSL). If you would like to read and comment on DfE’s proposed subject content, it can be accessed on DfE’s website . This consultation...

    Closed 7 September 2023

  • Ensuring the resilience of the qualifications system

    Exams and formal assessments went ahead in 2022 for the first time since the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and are expected to continue, as normal, from now on. This has been widely welcomed as exams and other formal assessments remain the best and fairest way of assessing what students know,...

    Closed 2 August 2023

  • Register your interest - Functional Skills employer focus group

    Ofqual is currently conducting an evaluation of how it regulates reformed Functional Skills qualifications in English and maths. As part of this work, we would like to speak to apprenticeship employers and other employers involved with Functional Skills qualifications in English and maths. ...

    Closed 29 June 2023

  • EDIA networks survey

    Background to EDIAs: Ofqual’s focus on diversity and inclusion has increased over recent years with an aim to make the workforce more representative of the communities we serve. As part of this focus, following a callout for volunteers, 9 colleagues from across the...

    Closed 31 May 2023