Essa Forgot Username

To register yourself on #ESSA online, you will need to have an e-mail address.
If you do not have an e-mail address you can get one for free from online services for example webmail or yahoo or gmail.
• Go to
• Go to online services and click on the “Employment Services of South Africa (ESSA)” hyperlink
• Then you will be directed to the ESSA online page
• On the ESSA page click on the “Register Individual” hyperlink
• Accept the terms and conditions and click the submit button
• Click next
• Fill in your personal ID number, surname, e-mail address in the text boxes provided
• A new system-generated password will be sent to your e-mail address. The system-generated
password will include special characters such as @#$^%:*
Enter your own ID number at username and your system-generated password to login.

If you have already registered and forgotten your username and password, Click Here