Lost examination results or certificates

How to obtain lost examination results or certificates.

Exam results

To obtain exam results contact the school or other examining centre where the examination was sat. They should have the results of past and present students on file.

Duplicate certificates

To obtain duplicate certificates the awarding body of that certificate must be contacted direct. If the awarding body is unknown then contact the school or other examination centre and find out which examining board the exams sat were under.

Examination boards

There are 3 main examination bodies offering GCSEs, GCE AS/A level and GNVQs in England. Schools and other examination centres can select specifications from any of the unitary awarding bodies. They are:

  • Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)
  • Edexcel
  • Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations (OCR)

Details about national vocational qualifications (NVQs), Scottish vocational qualifications (SVQs), progression awards, Pitman and NEBs qualifications, and other own-brand vocational qualifications are provided by:

  • Qualification and Curriculum Authority (QCA)
  • City and Guilds
Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)

Stag Hill House
United Kingdom

City and Guilds of London Institute

1 Giltspur Street
London EC1A 9DD
United Kingdom

Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations (OCR)
Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA)

Head of External Communications
83 Piccadilly
London W1J 8QA
United Kingdom