Support, guidance and information for people taking the national investigators' exam (NIE).
2023 exam dates
|Exam date||Registration (all close at 6pm)|
|Tuesday 7 March||
|Tuesday 6 June||
|Tuesday 5 September||
|Tuesday 21 November||
Syllabus changes for all 2023 exams
This statement is applicable to all candidates undertaking the NIE in 2023 (March, June, September and November).
The following sections have been removed from all 2023 exams and will therefore not be examined in the 2023 NIE.
The Blackstone's Police Investigators Manual 2023 sections:
The rest of the syllabus is still examinable.
For their own knowledge, candidates are recommended to familiarise themselves with the updated legislation. Forces may wish to consider testing this within force.
All candidates should refer to the relevant candidate handbooks for their exam for further information about the syllabus.