Candidates must register through schools or approved examination centres.
They must pay their examination fees in full.
Candidates cannot register at ZIMSEC offices.
Candidates must not register for examinations at two different centres during one examination sitting: ZIMSEC may nullify one of the sittings.
ZIMSEC does not allow spouses and other relatives of staff at a centre to sit for examinations at the centre where their relatives work.
Candidates are advised not to register for two levels of examinations in one sitting; if there is a timetable clash ZIMSEC may cancel one of the entries.
Private candidates sitting at centres where they are not already known must produce a metal or plastic National ID card, or a passport with an imprinted photograph or a driver’s licence with an imprinted photograph.