Lagos State (BECE) Registration Form 2019/2020 | JUNIOR WAEC

Lagos State Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) / Junior WAEC Examination Registration Form, Cost, Requirements, Eligibility, Application Guidelines and Deadline [Private and Public Junior Secondary Schools (JSS 3) Students].

Latest Update: Following the postponement of the 2020 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE), earlier scheduled to commence from Tuesday, 16th - 23rd June, 2020, the online registration deadline has been extended till Friday 11th September, 2020 due to the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic. Lagos State Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) has been slated to commence from Tuesday 6th – Tuesday 12th October, 2020 at all designated centres across the State by 9.00am daily.

The Lagos State Examinations Board (LSEB) wishes to inform the general public, Schools, Parents and Teachers that the sales of form for the Basic Education Certification Examination, BECE into the Senior Secondary School for 2019/2020 session has commenced.

The Basic Education Certification Examination are taken by candidates to transit from the ninth year of the basic education class to the senior secondary, the BECE is conducted for candidates in their third year of the Junior Secondary School.

Sales of forms or scratch cards of the Lagos State 2020 Basic Education Certificate Examination, BECE commenced in January, 2020.

2020 Lagos State (BECE) Sales of Admission Form and Registration Guidelines

1. I write to inform you that registration for Year 2020 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will commence in January, 2020 and end on 11th September, 2020.

2. To this end, every Public Secondary School is requested to collect her PIN/CD at the Education District Headquarters for online registration of their candidates Bio-Data, CAS 1, II and III in line with subjects of the examination. In addition, a copy of Subject Analysis should be submitted alongside the registration print-out on or before 11th September, 2020 to avoid penalty for late registration.

3. Approved Private Junior Secondary Schools will collect their PIN/CD at the Board after payment of Examination fee at the designated Banks approved by Government.

4. Late registration will  attract a penalty of additional Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) per candidate.

5. Loss/Damage of PIN/CD will attract a penalty of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) per School (irrespective of the status i.e. Public/Private).

6. Schools that have candidates with Special Needs (ALBINO/VISUALLY IMPAIRED etc) in JSS III should inform the Lagos State Examinations Board in a separate letter to enable the Board make adequate preparations for issues that may likely affect such candidate(s) during the examination.

Payment Schedule

Examination Fees Per Candidate: 

(i) Approved Private Junior Secondary Schools = N6,000.00
(ii) Junior Secondary Schools with Special Permission and SRI Report = N9,500.00

Entry Period:

  • Registration; January, 2020 to 11th September, 2020.
  • Late Entry Period: To be Announced, after which Registration will close finally.

Payment Procedures: 

In line with the State government Payment Policy, all payments to the Board MUST be through Central Billing Systems (CBS) for all Examinations listed for Year 2020.

To this end, all Proprietors/Proprietresses/Principals of all approved Private Junior Secondary Schools are thereby advised to:

(i) report at the Desk of Liaison Officers in charge of their Zone at the Examinations Board for payment details.

(ii) A copy of Bank teller, showing payment should be returned to Accounts Department at Lagos State Examinations Board for collection of official receipt.


(i) Scanning Candidate's Passport Photograph Schools arc required to SCAN and UPLOAD a recent Passport Photograph each of their candidate, sized 275 x 314 pixels in jpg format and must be on RED or BLUE background.

(ii) Also, ensure that there is no obstructive item such as headgear, cap, sunglasses, etc. to candidate's face. (iii) Submission of a defaced or a poor quality photograph by a candidate would automatically invalidate the entry of such candidate.


Proprietors/Proprietress/School Principals should ensure error-free registration by:

(i) Proofreading their entries thoroughly before final submission

(ii) paying attention to the nine compulsory subjects, Date of Birth, Gender and other necessary information required.

(iii) taking pains to place the candidate's photograph correctly and most importantly;

(iv) request for correction of error(s) Bio data, Subjects, Passport photograph and other information will be entertained before the release of result.

However, this will attract a PENALTY of N10,000 per candidate.

Recommended: 2020 Lagos State (BECE) Exam Time-Table.