Test administration authorities contacts

Test administration authorities are responsible for the implementation and administration of the NAPLAN tests in their jurisdiction. Permission for variation of dates for testing, for use of scribes and other special provisions must be sought from the test administration authority and approval received by schools prior to the national test period.

Contacts for test administration authorities

Jurisdiction Website link Organisation Contact
ACT

Education Directorate

Education Directorate
Mr Ken Gordon
(02) 6205 9498
NSW

NSW Education Standards Authority

NSW Education Standards Authority Ms Robyn Roberts
(02) 9367 8131
NT

Department of Education

Department of Education Ms Kate Hassett
(08) 8944 9245
Qld

Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority

Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority Mrs Sharon Chapman
(07) 3864 0481
SA

Department for Education and Child Development

Department for Education and Child Development Ms Brioney Hirst
(08) 8226 3269
Tas

Department of Education

Department of Education Mr Paul Becker
(03) 6165 5707
Vic

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority Mr Taylor Ashton 
1800 648 637
WA

School Curriculum and Standards Authority

School Curriculum and Standards Authority Ms Marilyn McKee
(08) 9442 9460

 

The contact details of the sector organisations for Catholic and independent schools and the Australian Government Department of Education and Training are also provided for those schools that wish to consult them regarding educational matters.

 

Contact for Australian Government Department of Education and Training

Jurisdiction Website Link Organisation Contact
Australian Government

Department of Education and Training

Department of Education and Training Ms Kelly Paxman
1300 566 046