The Access Control department offers the following services:
production of UCT staff, student and third-party identification cards
replacement of lost or damaged cards (see conditions below)
assigning access to individuals or groups to specific areas on campus (all requests to be authorised by relevant heads of department)
processing general access-related queries.
Conditions for replacement cards
Badly damaged or lost cards: If your card is badly damaged (cracked or bent) or has been lost you will have to pay for a replacement card. The cost is R 120.00, payable at the cashiers office, level 3, Kramer Law Building, Middle Campus. Upon payment you will receive a receipt which you bring to Access Control for the new card.
Worn cards: If the print on your card is badly worn from normal wear and tear the card is replaced free of charge.
Stolen cards: If your card is stolen it is replaced free of charge provided you present an affidavit from the police where it was reported stolen.
Proof of identification: Should you wish to get a new card for whatever reason you will be required to produce positive proof of identification.