» The procedure for the registration to repeated Estonia language proficiency examination will be modified, effective as of July 1

The person, absent from the examination without a good reason or getting an examination result, which is lower than 35 percentage points, can, as of 1 July 2011, repeat the examination no earlier than after six months after the previous examination was taken.

The restriction shall not apply, if the person concerned has cancelled the registration for examination at least 7 days before the expected date of the examination. Registration can be cancelled by calling 735 0500, sending an e-mail to or submitting an appropriate written application.

The person, who absent from the examination without a good reason and wants to repeat the examination before the 6 month waiting period has elapsed, will be required to submit a written explanation, in writing, with respective documentation, proving the reasons for absence, to the National Examination and Qualification Centre within 30 days. Application for registration to the examination may be filed with the documents.

The modifications will be effective as of the examinations, taken from the 3rd quarter of 2011 onwards.
: 09.04.2013