To our Leaving Certificate class of 2023,

We wish you all the very best as you receive your results tomorrow, Friday August 25th. This is the beginning of the next stage in life’s amazing journey.

We include some important information below regarding the process of getting your results. We will be here in the school from 9am until 11.30 am tomorrow to help you any way we can. Due to the sad funeral of Ms Kelly, we will have to close the office at 11.30 am however, your guidance counsellors,  Mr. Conlon, Mr Dempsey and I will all be available by email, should you need support, reassurance or advice.

A.   Accessing Results – Candidates

All Leaving Certificate candidates will have access to their provisional Leaving Certificate results on the Candidate Self Service Portal at 10 AM on Friday 25 August. Candidates can view their results and will also be able to save and/or print a Statement of Provisional Results


  1. The SEC Candidate helpline will be available at 1800 111 135 or 1800 111 136 from 10 AM to 5 PM from Friday 25 August to Monday 4 September including weekends. Outside of these hours queries may be e-mailed to [email protected]. This helpline is provided for queries relating to the Candidate Self Service Portal and the services provided through the


  1. The National Parents and Students Leaving Certificate Helpline, at 1800 265 165, which is provided by the National Parents Council will be available on dates and times outlined in the table below for students to reach a guidance counsellor with any queries that they may have. This helpline will operate until after the CAO first round offers and is staffed by qualified guidance counsellors from the Institute of Guidance Counsellors.


Friday, 25th August 10am – 6pm
Saturday, 26th August 10am – 6pm
Sunday, 27th August 10am – 2pm
Monday, 28th August 10am – 6pm
Tuesday, 29th August 10am – 6pm
Wednesday, 30th August 10am – 6pm
Thursday, 31st August 10am – 6pm
Friday, 1st September 10am – 6pm
Saturday, 2nd September 10am – 4pm

B.   Key dates for the stages following the issue of results including access to data, viewing of scripts and appeals


Service Schools Candidate Self Service Portal (CSSP)
Leaving Certificate Results  

Schools Portal


10 AM Friday 25 August
Access to Data –

Candidates will see their marks including for each component.

12 Noon Tuesday 29 August
Application to View Scripts LC Online Application

Opens: 5 PM Tuesday 29 August

Closes: 8 PM Wednesday 30 August


The LCA application to view scripts will be via email. The same timeline will


Viewing of Scripts Manually Marked Scripts

Candidates will be assigned to one of two three-hour sessions on Saturday 2 September;


Session 1. 9.30 AM – 12.30PM

Session 2. 2PM – 5 PM

Online Marked Scripts *

Online access to view over the 24-hour period;


9 AM Saturday 2 September and

9 AM Sunday 3 September.

Application to Appeal LC Online Application and Payment

Opens: 10 AM Sunday 3 September

Closes: 5 PM Monday 4 September

Appeals Results Schools Portal – Date to be


CSSP – Date to be confirmed.

* there are some exceptions which will be detailed separately in Candidate Information guide 2: A Guide to results and Appeals, Section 5 ‘The viewing of examinations scripts facility.



€40 per subject for Leaving Certificate and €15.50 per subject for Leaving Certificate applied. The fee is refunded in the case of a successful appeal.




The SEC will not accept late applications for viewing or for appeals


Please remember that results are only a part of your life, there is so much more to life and so many opportunities awaiting you.

Please keep in touch with us in PCH