A clerical check (service 1) of a marked paper makes sure:
In most cases, you will receive the outcome of these requests within a few days.
Before submitting a review, centres must obtain the written consent of candidates for clerical checks and post-results reviews of marking since, with these services, candidates’ marks and subject grades may be lowered.
By submitting your application, you are confirming candidate consent has already been obtained. Copies of candidate consent forms do not need to be sent to OCR.
A sample candidate consent form is provided below:
There is no charge for a clerical check. For a full list of charges, see our fees list.
To submit a review, please complete the online form:
Request Cambridge Technicals post-results services
The outcome of each review will be confirmed by email.
Where a grade changes and a certificate has already been issued, a replacement will be issued showing the revised grade once the centre returns the original to OCR.
Once you have submitted a clerical check, if you wish to amend or cancel your request:
If you still have concerns following the outcome of a review, see our appeals page for more details: