Dates & Fees

Across our brands there are a range of fees and dates applicable to each qualification suite. Please click on the relevant link below to find the information you need.

Graded Music

Click the button below for all dates and fees associated with Rockschool and RSL Classical graded music exams.

Vocational Qualifications

Hit the button below for all dates and fees associated with Vocational Qualifications.

Performance Arts

We run a “non membership fee policy” for PAA examinations, with fees only charged as an examination entry fee per candidate.

Creative Qualifications

You can enter for your Creative Qualifications Graded Exam or Group Performance assessment at any time. Click the button below for all CQ fees and details about dates.

Career Development

Hit the button below to find all the exam fees associated with your Career Development qualifications.

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RSL has been an independently regulated awarding organisation in the United Kingdom since 2002. RSL is regulated by all four United Kingdom countries (England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland).

Partners & Higher Education
Ofqual (England)
Qualification Wales
CCEA (Northen Ireland)
SQA Accreditation (Scotland)

Ready to take an exam?

Simply purchase your exam entry from our online shop before completing your exam details via your RSL Awards secure account.

Exam Sign Up

Digital Files

For the RSL shop we’ve chosen the most widely used media for ease of use and flexibility when transferring across different devices.

Every complete digital book (e.g. Electric Guitar Grade 1) includes:

  • PDF sheet music
  • MP3 audio
  • Supporting tests

Download Limits

We know downloading digital content can be frustrating at times which is why we’ve given you multiple chances to download your audio and sheet music.

Each complete digital book purchased includes:

  • 5 audio downloads
  • 3 sheet music downloadsThis means if you misplace your content, or if your download times-out, you’ll still have plenty of attempts to download your content.

Purchase Options

1. Hard Copy

The hard copy or paperback version can be purchased from our shop for shipping to the UK. Orders for shipping to other countries can be placed via The paperback version includes everything you need for your exam in one essential book, including sheet music, a code for access to MP3 audio and complete supporting tests.

2. Digital Download (where applicable)

Digital downloads is the most popular way of purchasing and downloading a Rockschool book, track or supporting test. Rockschool digital book downloads come complete with PDF sheet music, MP3 audio and supporting tests for instant accessibility on all your favourite devices.

Note: Digital sheet music is stamped with your email address and order number.

3. Digital Download + E-Book Access

The RSL e-books, utilising Learning Platform technology powered by MatchMySound, are the ultimate practise tool, giving you the ability to master your instrument like never before.

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