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Access arrangements are pre-exam arrangements made on behalf of a candidate with particular needs. For example, the use of a scribe, modified papers or extra time. There are three different groups of access arrangements, each with their own application form and set of deadlines.
If you plan to use any access arrangements, read the access arrangements section of the Cambridge Handbook so you understand each type of access arrangement and the application process for each one.
Group 1: Non-delegated access arrangements
Apply for our permission to use these. You do not need to send us evidence when you apply; however, you must keep the evidence until we issue certificates.
Group 2: Centre-delegated access arrangements
Tell us if you plan to use these. You do not need to send us evidence when you tell us; however, you must keep the evidence until we issue certificates.
Group 3: Modified papers
We send you modified question papers if you submit a final entry for the relevant candidate, syllabus and component.