The CSSA provides NSW, ACT and international secondary schools with
high quality Trial HSC Examinations


You can browse our Services, or you can place an

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Monday 1st August to Monday 15th August with a secure period up to and including 8am, Thursday 18 August 2022.
Online ordering will open in early February 2022 .
Note: Catholic Schools NSW will send invoices once online orders have been completed by schools.
Please ensure that you read your Order Confirmation, having ordered online, so as to understand the invoicing requirements of CSNSW.
Applications for Disability Provisions is available until 5pm, Friday 25th March 2022. There will be an associated fee with this service in 2022.

Please understand too that due to copyright we cannot produce electronic examinations nor past CSSA Trial HSC Examinations.

Schools (registered CSSA personnel only) can email queries to
Media queries are to be directed to or call (02) 9287 1518.

Please contact CSSA, a division of CSNSW for all queries. Go to the Catholic Schools NSW website for contact details.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: The CSSA, a division of CSNSW does not supply schools with examination writing booklets for extended responses. CSSA Trial HSC Examinations with short answer responses will have writing space for students within the examination.
The CSSA, a division of CSNSW does not sell past CSSA Trial HSC Examinations.

About CSSA

The CSSA Trial HSC Examinations program has been in place since the Higher School Certificate Examination was introduced in 1967. The CSSA has operated for near on twenty-five years to provide NSW, ACT and international secondary schools with high-quality Trial HSC Examinations. Our contributors have syllabus expertise and extensive teaching experience to create Trial HSC Examinations.

Contact Us

Schools and Colleges Only
Phone (02) 9287 1559
Email cssa(~)exams(!)csnsw(~)catholic(~)edu(~)au
Address CSSA, a division of CSNSW

PO Box 21237
World Square NSW 2002