Trans-Tasman Certificate of Proficiency in Unified English Braille

    Jointly administered by

    The Braille Authority of New Zealand Aotearoa Trust (BANZAT) and

    The Australian Braille Authority (ABA)

    2021 Examination


    BANZAT offers this Examination to candidates normally resident in New Zealand.

    In order to be successful in obtaining the Certificate in UEB, a candidate must have good reading and writing knowledge of the UEB code and experience in the production of a variety of braille materials. Candidates should be well-practised in six-key entry and braille proofreading.

    Candidates completing the examination using Computer with braille software program must agree to use six-key entry and deactivate the proofing bar (if available). You will be asked to agree to this in the letter that comes with the examination paper.

    Application Form

    Applications close on Monday 30 August 2021.

    Please complete this form and submit it by Monday 30 August 2021. If you have any difficulties with this form, please email or phone during business hours 0800 BANZAT (0800 226928)

    • Name of Candidate:
    • Courier address and postcode for your Exam paper to be sent to
    • Examination Week Option. Please select
    • Format of Examination Materials
      • Please select format required by the candidate for the examination materials:
    • Writing equipment/technology
      • Please select the writing equipment/technology the candidate will use for the examination:
    • Signature of Candidate:
    • When you press the submit button, an email confirmation from BANZAT will be sent to you upon successful receipt of your application form.