The normal admissions round for first admission to infant, primary, junior and secondary school places for September 2023 is open from 01 September 2022 . You can apply for a school place online. We recommend all applicants read the Guide for Parents on this page before making an application.
You can make an application in the normal admissions round using the link below to access our Citizen Portal. Through this secure site you can then apply for your child's primary, junior or secondary school place. Citizen Portal is available from 1 September 2022 until the closing date of 31 October 2022 for secondary applications, or 15 January 2023 for infant, primary and junior applications.
Citizen Portal (external website)
Important notice: you cannot use the 'My Account' link at the top of this page to register for or to apply online for a school place. You must go to the Citizen Portal by clicking on the link above and then following the instructions on screen.
Infant, primary or junior schools
For the 2023-2024 admissions round the closing date for applications for first admission to infant, primary or junior school is 15 January 2023.
The closing date for secondary applications is 31 October 2022.
How we use your data
If you have any questions about how the data you provide in a school admissions application is dealt with, please see our privacy notice:
School Admissions Privacy Notice (pdf 175 kb opens in new window)