Dates & Fees

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

2020 Dates

Grade Exam Dates

Exam Period Registration Deadline
4 May – 31 October (Video Exams only) 16 October 2020
13 Sep – 14 Sep (Auckland only) 21 August 2020
23 Nov – 7 Dec 16 October 2020

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
21 March 3 February 2020
18 July 1 June 2020
12 December 26 October 2020
 

 

Music Production Exam Dates

Exam Dates Registration Deadline
1 March – 21 March 13 February 2020
1 July – 18 July 12 June 2020
 1 December – 18 December 13 November 2020

Grade & Performance Exam 2020 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 2020 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 2020 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