Apply for a reception place at a primary school

Timetable for applying

You should follow the 4 step process to apply for a reception class place at a primary school.

This is the timetable for applying which shows the important dates you need to know about.

Wednesday, 1 September 2021 The online admissions system opens for primary school places.
Monday, 17 January 2022 Closing date for applications
Ensure your reception class application for a primary school is submitted before this date. Otherwise, you will need to apply for a late application.
Friday, 18 February 2022 Last date for any changes to the address in your application.
Tuesday, 19 April 2022 National offer day.