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Application processing time

You should allow four to six weeks for your application to be processed and approved.

Approval of your licence

All CBE licence applications are subject to a centre assessment. Please note that the granting of the CBE licence is at ACCA's discretion, even if your centre meets the requirements set out in this application.

Scheduling exams

You must not schedule any computer-based examinations until you receive written confirmation from the CBE team that your licence application has been processed.

Last updated: 28 Sep 2015