The State Examinations Commission has confirmed that the issuing of Junior Certificate result to students will be delayed by weeks.
The results were due in mid-September as has been the norm in other years, but the SEC now says the results won't issued before the end of the month.
The delay has not been given a definitive timeframe.
It may be as a result of the SEC prioritising Leaving Cert appeals which saw a massive increase in numbers this year.
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