Where can I get my matric results?



There are a number of ways to get your matric results, when they are released on Friday morning 19th January at 11am.

How To Access Matric Results 2023

  1. You can check your matric results online at the Basic Education Department website by clicking here.
  2. Get your matric results at your high school.
  3. Check your matric results in your local newspaper.
  4. Check your matric results on your mobile phone.

You can register and have your results sent to you as soon as they are released.   

Get Your Matric Results Online

You can get your Matric Results Online via the government website.

The Department of Basic Education will have all the exam results - including results for each subject - available on their website.

Here are the steps that you will need to take:

Step 1: Visit the Department of Basic Education website

Step 2: Enter your examination number

Step 3: Fill in your personal details

Step 4: Click on "Search"

Step 5: Your Matric results will be displayed

Gauteng Learners Can Get Matric Results Online

The GDE Introduced the GPGMatricApp. The webpage will allow Grade 12 learners in Gauteng to access their matric results as soon as they become available.

Here’s how to use the GPGMatricApp - Click Here For Full Details

Gauteng learners can also get their matric results from https://results.gauteng.gov.za/

Gauteng Education Department website says that results will be available from midnight on the 18th of January.

Western Cape Learners Can Get Matric Results Online

The Western Cape Education Department will make their matric results available online from 11am on the 19th of January on the WCED website.

Matric Results From Your High School

If you can travel to your high school where you wrote your Matric exams you will be able to access your matric exams marks there from 11:55am on the 19th of January 2024.

Get Your Matric Results Via SMS

  • Send your examination number to 45856
  • You’ll get a confirmation SMS once you’ve successfully registered.
  • SMSes cost R1.50 and free SMSes don’t apply
  • Get your matric results immediately when they are released

Get Matric Results Via USSD Service

  • Dial *120*45856# and enter your exam number to register.
  • Your exam results will then be sent to your phone once they are available.
  • The USSD service will be charged R1.50 per minute.

Get Your Matric Results From Newspapers

Your Matric results will be available in national newspapers. For privacy reasons names are not published in the newspaper - only exam numbers. So make sure you have your exam number to hand.


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Post-Matric Options


After completing your matric certificate exams, you are faced with a lot of post-matric options that can shape your future paths.

These options range from pursuing higher education at universities or colleges, entering vocational training programs, joining the workforce, or even starting your own business. There are so many choices but we are here to help.


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