Royal Academy of Dance

Exam Dates

2020 Examination Dates

Approved Examination Centre (AEC) Sessions are organised by a studio teacher
RAD Approved Venue (RAV) Sessions are organised by the RAD, with a pianist employed by the RAD
Candidates must be the Minimum Age by the Cut-off Date for the Examinations entered for.

Minimum Age Requirements Minimum Age Requirements (24 KB)

Term 2


AEC Area/RAV Venue Approx Dates Closing Dates
Min Age
Cut-off date 
Examiner
 AEC Auckland/Northland Term 2 20-29 May 11 Mar 01 May tbc
   Auckland/Northland Term 3 02 Jun - 03 Jul 11 Mar 01 Jul tbc
RAV Wellington (1) 04-07 May 27 Feb 01 May tbc
  Auckland (1) 08-13 May 27 Feb 01 May tbc
  Christchurch (1) 14-16 May 27 Feb 01 May tbc

Term 3

AEC Waikato 22 Jul - 02 Aug 14 May 01 Jul tbc
  Hawkes Bay (excl Gisb) 03-16 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc
  Manawatu/Wanganui/Taranaki 04-26 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc
  Bay of Plenty 04-21 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc
  Wellington Term 3 06-26 Aug 28 May 01 Sep tbc
  Southland 05-09 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc
  Chch/Canterbury 10-18 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc
  Hawkes Bay (Gisborne) 22-26 Aug 11 Jun 01 Aug tbc
  Otago 14-23 Sep 02 Jul 01 Sep  tbc
  Marlborough/Nelson 19-24 Sep 02 Jul 01 Sep tbc
RAV Christchurch (2) 25-30 Jul 14 May 01 Jul  tbc
  Invercargill  31 Jul - 06 Aug 14 May 01 Jul tbc
  Palmerston North 07-09 Aug 14 May 01 Aug tbc
  Auckland (2) 10-21 Aug 14 May 01 Aug tbc
           
  Napier 28-31 Jul 14 May 01 Aug tbc
  Wellington (2) 01-14 Aug 14 May 01 Aug tbc
  Wgtn - Solo Seal  tbc tbc 01 Aug tbc
  Hamilton 15-22 Aug 14 May 01 Aug tbc
           
  Tauranga  22-26 Aug 28 May 01 Aug tbc

Term 4

AEC Wellington Term 4 12 Oct - 05 Nov 06 Aug 01 Oct tbc
  Auckland/Northland Term 4 12 Oct - 05 Nov 06 Aug 01 Oct tbc
  Christchurch Term 4 27 Oct - 07 Nov 22 Aug 01 Oct tbc
  Wairarapa 04-07 Dec 24 Sep 01 Oct tbc