Request re-issue of matric certificate for change of particulars


Individuals who want to change their name on their matric certificate can request for a re-issue of their certificate.

Who can apply?

Any one who want to change personal  particulars on matric certificate .Adult,Parents,Youth.

How to apply?

  •  You can apply at the Gauteng Department of Education  Head Office or your nearest Districts by completing the Re-issues Application Form.

  • You can apply online for the service:

  • A statement of results may be issued, as an interim record while waiting for the issue of your certificate.  

  • It takes four to six weeks to re-issue a certificate.

Where to apply?


  • Original national/senior certificate and a certified copy

  • A  certified copy of your ID

  • A detailed  affidavit stating the reasons for the  alteration

  • A confirmation letter from the Department of Home Affairs

  • A Birth certificate

How much does it cost?

It will cost you R118.00 for the Replacement certificate, and if you want a statement of results, it will cost you an additional R47.00. These fees are valid from 01 April 2019 until 31 March 2020.

Switchboard: 011 355 0000 
Toll-free: 0800 000 789 

Available Services

Apply for reprint of certificate for a change in personal details

In Person

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