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COVID-19 update

  1. Where do I send my documents?
  2. I cannot get a stamp for my examination documents because my school is currently closed, what should I do?
  3. The grading process for my examination has changed, will this affect my CAO application?
  4. My examination results will be later than expected, what should I do?
  5. I am an EU/Other School Leaving Applicant what documents do I need to send?
  6. I have a query about my HEAR/DARE application.
  7. I am applying for medicine can you tell me about the application process for this year?
  8. I sat the 2020 Leaving Certificate examinations in November, what happens now?
  9. When will CAO offers issue this year?
  10. Have you received my documents?
  11. I cannot obtain a translation of my certificates due to the lockdown in my country, what should I do?
  12. I am applying to the NUI for an exemption but I cannot get my forms signed by my school due to school closures, what should I do?
  13. I am restricting my movements due to Covid-19 and cannot get to the post office with my supporting documents, what should I do?