Key Dates

NAPLAN

Future test dates

Year NAPLAN test period
2016 10 - 12 May
2017 09 - 11 May
2018 15 - 17 May
2019 14 - 16 May
2020 12 - 14 May

Additional important information

Please note that from 2016 a wider window for NAPLAN assessment may be introduced to accommodate online delivery of the tests.

Your school may also be randomly selected to participate in NAPLAN trial testing (early to mid-August) or equating testing (2 to 4 weeks prior to NAPLAN test week). The selected schools are required to participate in these activities.

NAP Sample Assessments

In 2014, NAP — Information and Communication Technology Literacy will be held on the following dates:

  • 13 October - 7 November 2014 for NSW, NT, QLD and VIC
  • 20 October - 14 November 2014 for ACT, SA, TAS and WA

Future NAP Sample Assessment:

Year NAP Sample Assessment
2015 NAP — Science Literacy