Collection

Letters from Ofqual to awarding organisations

This is a collection of letters sent to awarding organisations to keep them informed of Ofqual's proposed and existing requirements.

This collection of letters starts from October 2014 (R028/2014). Any letters to responsible officers at awarding organisations sent before this date can be found on the national archives.

Documents

  1. Letter to awarding organisations: qualification category on Register
  2. Letter to awarding organisations: confidential assessment materials
  3. Letter to awarding organisations: qualification type
  4. Centre controls and moderation of qualifications
  5. Making clear which qualifications Ofqual regulates
  6. Event notifications for vocational and technical qualifications
  7. Completing implementation of the RQF
  8. Suspending total qualification time for end-point assessments
  9. Regulation of apprenticeship end-point assessments
  10. Letter to awarding organisations: annual statement to Ofqual 2017
  11. Letter to awarding organisations: qualification specifications
  12. Letter to awarding organisations: Response to post-16 skills plan
  13. Letter to awarding organisations: Updated General Conditions
  14. Letter to awarding organisations: Changes in Northern Ireland
  15. Letter to awarding organisations: Activity for the next 18 to 24 months
  16. Letter to awarding organisations: Annual statement to Ofqual - 2016
  17. Letter to awarding organisations: regulation in Northern Ireland
  18. Letter to awarding organisations: changes to VQ regulation in Northern Ireland
  19. Letter to awarding organisations: complaints in HE qualifications
  20. Letter to awarding organisations: further information about total qualification time
  21. Letter to awarding organisations: spring audits 2015
  22. Letter to awarding organisations: total qualification time
  23. Letter to awarding organisations: RITS permissions
  24. Letter to awarding organisations: Regulated Qualifications Framework
  25. Letter to awarding organisations: a new qualifications framework
  26. Letter to awarding organisations: closing the unit bank
  27. Letter to awarding organisations: calendar of data requests
  28. Letter to awarding organisations: developing a RITS replacement
  29. Letter to awarding organisations: submitting statements of compliance to Ofqual
  30. Letter to awarding organisations: reviewing your recognition
  31. Letter to awarding organisations: effects of removing QCF rules
  32. Letter to awarding organisations: learner vocational data request
  33. Letter to awarding organisations: withdrawing the QCF rules
  34. Letter to awarding organisations: the accreditation requirement
Published 11 February 2015
Last updated 20 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. RO62: information on qualification type added
  2. Added letter published on 19 July 2018, RO61, on revised Conditions and guidance relating to the safeguarding of confidential assessment materials.
  3. Letter about qualifications type added
  4. Added RO59, "Centre controls and moderation of qualifications"
  5. Added RO58/2017: Making clear which qualifications Ofqual regulates.
  6. Added 'Event notifications for vocational and technical qualifications'.
  7. Added RO56/2017 - Completing implementation of the RQF
  8. Added letter on temporary changes to total qualification time (TQT) for apprenticeship end-point assessments (EPAs).
  9. Updated to include RO53 - annual statement to Ofqual 2017 and RO54 - regulation of end-point assessments.
  10. Updated to include RO52, letter to awarding organisations: qualification specifications.
  11. Added 3 letters to the document collection: RO49: Letter to awarding organisations: Changes in Northern Ireland RO50: Letter to awarding organisations: Updated General Conditions RO51: Letter to awarding organisations: Response to post-16 skills plan
  12. Letter to awarding organisations: Activity for the next 18 to 24 months added
  13. Added letter to awarding organisations: Annual statement to Ofqual - 2016
  14. Added RO46A/2016 and RO46B/2016 - confirming changes to the regulation of vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland.
  15. Added RO54: Changes to the regulation of vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland
  16. Added RO44: Letter to awarding organisations: complaints in HE qualifications.
  17. Added RO43/15 letter to awarding organisations: further information about total qualification time.
  18. Added a letter to awarding organisations: regulatory report spring audit 2015 (RO42/15)
  19. Added RO40 and RO41 on RITS permissions
  20. Added letter on total qualification time
  21. Added letters 37 and 38 about the regulated qualifications framework.
  22. Added RO36: Closing the unit bank
  23. Added RO35/2015: 'Letter to awarding organisations: calendar of known data requests 2015'
  24. Added 'Letter to awarding organisations: developing a RITS replacement'
  25. updated to add new letter to awarding organisations (RO33/2015)
  26. Added RO32 to the collection
  27. RO31/2015 added
  28. First published.