How to Register for the Exam and Information for sitting the Exam

Registrations for the FASEA Exam are only open during the registration period for each sitting as listed below.  Late registrations will not be accepted under any circumstances.

Existing Advisers and New Entrants may register to sit the examination in an exam centre or remotely (subject to conditions). Please read the important test scheduling information on these pages prior to registering for the exam.

To be eligible to register for the exam, you will need to meet the eligibility criteria, which requires you to have either registered as a new entrant with FASEA or be an existing adviser registered on ASIC’s Financial Adviser Register.

Licensees are required to notify FASEA of a new entrant at the commencement of the Professional Year.

A new entrant must have completed Quarter 1 and Quarter 2 of their Professional Year before sitting the exam.

Exam Schedule:

SittingSitting DateRegistration PeriodLocations
2019 - Sitting 120 June –
24 June 2019
13 May 2019 –
31 May 2019
Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Townsville, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Hobart
2019 - Sitting 219 September –
23 September 2019
30 July –
30 August 2019
Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Townsville, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Hobart, Gold Coast, Cairns, Newcastle, Wollongong, Ballarat, Bunbury
2019 - Sitting 35 December -
9 December 2019
30 July -
8 November 2019
Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Townsville, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Hobart, Rockhampton, Mackay, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Gosford, Orange, Wagga Wagga, Albury/Wodonga, Bendigo, Geelong
2020 - Sitting 413 to 18 February 20201 November 2019 –
31 January 2020
Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Gold Coast, Wollongong, Cairns, Ballarat, Launceston, Port Macquarie, Traralgon, Tamworth, Townsville, Newcastle
2020 - Sitting 52 to 7 April 20202 January 2020 –
13 March 2020
Exam will take place via Remote Proctoring only
2020 - Sitting 611 to 16 June 20202 March 2020 - 29 May 2020
Exam will take place via Remote Proctoring only
2020 - Sitting 713 to 18 August 202014 April 2020 - 24 July 2020Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Central Coast, Geelong, Ballarat, Traralgon, Launceston, Coffs Harbour, Geraldton, Hobart, Port Macquarie, Rockhampton, Toowoomba, Albury/Wodonga, Orange and Mackay
2020 - Sitting 88 to 13 October 20206 July 2020 - 18 September 2020Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane, Cairns, Townsville, Gold Coast, Newcastle, Wollongong,
Wagga Wagga, Bendigo, Bunbury, Hobart and Remote Proctoring
2020 - Sitting 95 to 10 November 20206 July 2020 - 16 October 2020Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Rockhampton, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Central Coast, Orange, Albury/Wodonga, Geelong, and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 1028 January to 2 February 202128 September 2020 - 8 January 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Launceston, Gold Coast, Mackay, Newcastle, Wollongong, Ballarat, Traralgon and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 1125 March to 30 March 20217 December 2020 - 5 March 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Cairns, Townsville, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Gosford, Coffs Harbour, Geelong, Bendigo, Geraldton and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 1220 May to 25 May 20218 February 2021 - 30 April 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Gold Coast, Rockhampton, Hobart, Port Macquarie, Newcastle, Wollongong, Bathurst/Orange, Wagga Wagga, Tamworth, Bunbury and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 1315 July to 20 July 20215 April 2021- 25 June 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Gosford, Sunshine Coast, Townsville, Mackay, Albury/Wodonga, Geelong, Ballarat, Traralgon , Launceston and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 149 September to 14 September 202131 May 2021 - 20 August 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Gold Coast, Cairns, Newcastle, Coffs Harbour, Port Macquarie, Wollongong, Bendigo and Remote Proctoring
2021 - Sitting 154 November to 9 November 202126 July 2021 - 15 October 2021Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Sunshine Coast, Rockhampton, Toowoomba, Gosford, Bathurst/Orange, Geelong, Launceston and Remote Proctoring

Note:  Exam sitting dates include weekends and there are up to two sittings per day

To enquire about other registration site options or remote digital access to the exam please contact ACER faexam@acer.org

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The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority Limited was established in 2017 to set the education, training and ethical standards of financial advisers in Australia.

 

 

The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority Limited was established in 2017 to set the education, training and ethical standards of financial advisers in Australia.