How to Order


New 22/2023 P&N Prelim Question Papers are available to pre-order now (publishing 1st October, 2022). 

Prelim papers and resource packs can be ordered online using this website, or by emailfaxtelephone or post.
Download our P&N 2022-2023 Full Order Form for use as part of your usual ordering processes.

Order forms and flyers

New 22/2023 Prelim Exam Question Papers Flyers (publishing 1st October, 2022)

Flyers/order forms can be downloaded for our new 22-2023 series, all packs are available for preorder for despatch on publication (publishing October 2022, valid for 22-2023).

Individual subject flyers for 2022/2023 are available to download (new packs are published annually each October):

Special discount offers were available on pre-orders for packs received before 30 September (2022) prior to annual publication of new prelim packs each October. Please see individual flyers and/or individual subject/level pages for details.

Chemistry | Computing | Drama | English | French | Geography | German | History | Mathematics | Modern Studies | Physics | Spanish 

Alternatively please use our full product list and order form for 2022/2023 P&N Prelim Question Papers for SQA courses

Further discounts may be available to centres ordering more than 20 packs in a single ‘centralised’ order. This could well offset budget cuts by educational authorities. Please note that additional discount is not available where packs have already been discounted in bundles or multi-buy offers.  Please contact us for further details.

Further information, order forms and flyers are available for download from individual subject/level pages.


When ordering prelims please ensure that you include your SQA Centre number and an official purchase order/other reference as appropriate. All local authorities/councils now require that we have an official purchase order noted on your order and quoted on our invoices.

Details of your order (SQA centre no etc.) is checked against our official list for security. Your personal work-based email address is stored and associated with purchase orders/ your centre’s associated invoices to maintain details of your copyright licences for prelim papers and to allow you to download these securely. Data is stored in full compliance with GDPR data protection law.

Prelim exam papers will only be supplied to SQA authorised centres. If ordering an electronic copy, please ensure that your email address is a secure one which is centre-based (provided by your school/college).

An invoice will be sent to your school/council/college office, as appropriate, for payment.

Postage and packing is changed on all paper format packs for postal delivery – £2.50 per item. No postage and packing is charged on ePack PDF download orders as secure links to download these are issued electronically via email to the supplied email address given on the order.

Ordering online

  1. To browse our catalogue of current prelim papers valid for 22/2023 (2022/2023), please choose the  Prelim Exams for 22/2023 link. Past prelims are also available. New session 22/2023 prelim papers are available to pre-order for despatch on publication after 1st October 2022.
  2. Then click on the prelim you wish to order according to subject. This will take you to a page with information on that pack. Please add the item you wish to purchase to your shopping basket.
  3. Repeat this process for each paper you wish to order.
  4. Click the “Basket” link at the top of the page to edit, view or finalise the items in your basket.

When you wish to complete your order, please choose “Check out now”. If you have used this website before you will be asked to log in, otherwise please enter your details as a new customer. Complete your order by following the instructions on screen.

Alternatively, add the items you wish to purchase to your shopping basket and then print off and pass to your school/college office to order in the usual way. If you are ordering digital downloads please ensure that you include a valid centre-based email address.
(For help downloading your prelims please see our download help page under FAQs for more information.)

Ordering by email

Please email official purchase orders to sales@prelims.co.uk.

If you are not using an official council/college purchase order system please ensure your order includes code/description of the item(s), delivery address & contact name, SQA Centre Number (for prelims) and official purchase order number/reference.

Ordering by fax

Please fax a copy of your purchase order/requirements to 01786 818773.

Ordering by telephone

Please telephone 01786 815195 and a member of our staff will be pleased to assist.

Ordering by post

Please send official orders to:

P&N Publications
1 Wallace Street


All orders (with valid purchase order number/reference) from SQA authorised centres will be invoiced on despatch of goods, with payment due on invoice through your usual payment processing channels.

Personal orders should be paid on invoice via Bank Transfer (BACS, please add your invoice number as a reference) or by using our one-off direct debit payment system supported by GoCardless and RBS by clicking on the PayNow button on an invoice received by email. Our registered Financial Officer is Phil Harding. PayPal can only be used when pre-arranged – unfortunately due to transaction fees we are unable to offer any discounts (including those applying to pre-orders) on orders paid via this method.