Getting ready

Key dates

The test window for NAPLAN 2024 is 13 - 25 March (during Weeks 7 - 9).

Preparation activities  

To prepare for NAPLAN, schools will be required to undertake tasks leading up to testing dates. These will include:

  • NAPLAN administration
  • Technical preparation
  • Familiarisation activities

Familiarisation activites which will be available for schools will be outlined closer to the testing dates. Please check back here for further information.

Resources for schools

Training information to support schools completing online NAPLAN assessments is available on the training web page.

Information on technical specifications including changes to how the new locked down browser is deployed to managed devices is available on the Technical requirements web page.

The Resources web page provides tools to help teachers prepare for NAPLAN.

Information to support schools' preparation for NAPLAN online can be found on the NESA NAPLAN website.

Resources for parents and carers

The Parents and carers web page includes information about transition to NAPLAN online, information on privacy and links to the ACARA public demonstration site.


  • Teaching and learning
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