Check Your Marital Status
The Check Your Marital Status Campaign can help you determine whether your details have been used to register a fake, illegal marriage and you can use the following methods to check your marital status:
1. Via SMS
Type the letter M and your ID number (eg M 5001010050080) and SMS it to 32551. Or
Log onto the Department of Home Affairs website and submit your ID number (the department's online service is currently suspended, you can use the SMS service to check your status).
You can also use the SMS line to do the following checks:
You will receive the status directly to your cellphone via SMS.
You can also visit your local Home Affairs office or contact the call centre at 0800 60 11 90, to check your status.
These facility categories:
|Government Body:||(The Government of South Africa)|