“For the 2022 Leaving Certificate, it has been announced that a second sitting of the Leaving Certificate will be provided with access strictly limited to students unable to sit one or more papers in the main sitting in June on grounds of serious medical reasons and due to close family bereavement.  For the 2022 examinations  candidates with Covid-19 or with symptoms of Covid-19, will also have access to a deferred sitting of the examinations.”

Information for Candidates and Parents_Guardians on the Deferred examinations

Circular S34 22 outlining the Deferred Examination series

Addendum to the Deferred Examination series outlining the Covid-19 criteria