WCED Admissions Portal 2023/2024 | www.admissions.westerncape.gov.za

Western Cape Education Department, WCED Admissions Portal 2023 – www.admissions.westerncape.gov.za online application form 2023, requirements, and How to apply.

WCED Admissions Application Portal

It is very important that parents ensure that an application for their child has been captured on the WCED system.

Officials use the list of learners who still need a place to follow up and engage schools and parents to secure and offer places to parents where places have become available.

Parents who wish to apply for the 2023 school year as a late application must please contact the district office.

WCED Admissions Application Portal 2023

The official Western Cape Education Department (WCED) online admission application form/portal is open to all qualified applicants irrespective of colour, race, ethnic identity, religion, gender or national origin provided such candidates meet the WCED application requirements 2023.

Western Cape Education Department (WCED) Admissions Portal is where you get the details about the WCED Online Application Form 2023, Admission Entry Requirements, Courses Offered, Prospectus pdf download, Registration Form Dates, Admission Letter, Check Status, Application Fees & online application form closing date-deadline for the 2023 academic year

Both South Africans and interested foreign applicants can apply to the WCED as Government Sponsored or Private candidates.

The application is made by filling out the application form online at the WCED admission portal.

School admissions:
  • Apply to at least 3 schools (Including the ones closest to your home)
  • Indicate your order of preference on the system

Parents | Guardians MUST upload the following supporting documents:

  • The last official school Report Card | Results of the learner, for learners who have been to school.
  • ID | Birth certificate | passport of the learner; OR
    • A study permit (foreign learners); OR
    • Proof of application (study permit) or a police affidavit
  • Immunisation card (Road to Health Chart) [Primary Schools Only]
  • Proof of residence

How to Access WCED Online Application Form Portal 2023

Important Message!!

Applications on this system are mainly for Gr 1 and Gr 8, and parents applying in cases where the learner has reached the highest grade. All other grades will be treated as transfers between schools. Transfers to schools will only be considered where the learner has relocated.

Please note: ALL queries regarding your child’s enrolment must be done via the WCED Admission System.

Select the “Enquiries” button and provide specific details of your child’s registration so that we can assist you.

Also note – Once the WCED Admission Application Portal is closed, new applications will not be submitted. So register now while the applications are still ongoing.

WCED Contact Details

Head Office

Physical Address

North Wharf Square
2 Lower Loop Street
Cape Town


021 467 2631 / 021 467 2171
021 467 2126 / 021 467 2760
021 467 2128


[email protected]

Office hours

07:30 – 16:00

Name of Official Telephone Email Address
Mrs. Haneline Jaftha 021 467 2126 [email protected]
Mrs. Patricia Van Niekerk 021 467 2171 [email protected]
Ms. Jenni Addinall 021 467 2603 [email protected]

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