Dates & Fees

Please visit this page often to get updates on current opening dates and fees.

2021 Dates

Grade Exam Dates

VIDEO EXAMS – ALL YEAR

1 March – 30 November

(Video Exams only)

Videos must be submitted within four weeks of enrolment.

Final enrolment date is 31 October 2021

 

SESSION 1

15 May – 23 May

(Auckland & Palmerston North only)

Enrolments close 29 March 2021

 

SESSION 2

7 August – 15 August

Enrolments close 21 June 2021

 

SESSION 3

30 October – 10 November

Enrolments close 13 September

If you are unavailable on a particular day please add a note in your online enrolment in the ‘Special Requirements’ section.

Theory Exam Dates

Exam Dates Registration Deadline
1 – 9 July

1 – 12 November

10 May

13 September

 

 

Music Production Exam Dates

Exam Dates Registration Deadline
1 – 9 July

1 – 12 November

10 May

13 September

 

 

For PAA dates go to:

Grade & Performance Exam 2021 Fees

Fees

The fees are different for Band Exams, Popular Music Theory Exams and Music Production exams so please see the respective tables below for the appropriate fees.

Grade Fee (NZ Dollar)
Premiere (Let’s Rock) $85
Debut $115
Grade 1 $165
Grade 2 $175
Grade 3 $190
Grade 4 $205
Grade 5 $225
Grade 6 $240
Grade 7 $245
Grade 8 $250
Diploma (Level 4) $545
Licentiate Diploma (Level 6) $700
New Professional Dip (Level 4) on application
New Professional Liecentiate (Level 6) on application
Band Exams

Band exams are only offered at Grades 3, 5 and 8 for electric guitar, bass, piano and drums. Please note that the prices listed below are per candidate.

Grade Fee (NZ Dollar)
Grade 3 $80
Grade 5 $85
Grade 8 $95

Popular Music Theory 2021 Fees

Grade Fee (NZ Dollar)
Debut $105
Grade 1 $110
Grade 2 $115
Grade 3 $120
Grade 4 $125
Grade 5 $135
Grade 6 $140
Grade 7 $145
Grade 8 $150

Music Production 2021 Fees

Grade Fee (NZ Dollar)
Grade 1 $120
Grade 2 $130
Grade 3 $140
Grade 4 $150
Grade 5 $160
Grade 6 $170
Grade 7 $180
Grade 8 $190