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.

Monday, 19 September 2022 The online admissions system opens for primary school places.
Monday, 16 January 2023 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, 17 February 2023 Last date for any changes to the address in your application.
Monday, 17 April 2023 National offer day.