Welsh Government/Minister for Education

You can read our latest communications with learners, centres and the Welsh Government about awarding qualifications in summer 2021 here.

We have responded to a direction from the Minister of Education Kirsty Williams on the approach to awarding qualifications in summer 2021. Our Board has agreed in principle to regulate GCSE, AS and A level qualifications approved by Qualifications Wales in line with the policy approach adopted by the Welsh Government.

Letter and Direction to Qualifications Wales from the Minister for Education, 19 February 2021

Qualifications Wales’ response to the Letter and Direction from the Minister for Education (19 February 2021), 23 February 2021