How to apply for a primary school reception class place

If you live in the borough, you can apply online. If you do not live in the borough, please see your own borough's website for information on how to apply.

You will be able to apply online for children starting primary school in 2016 when the website opens for applications in autumn 2015.

The benefits of applying online

  • it is quick and easy to do
  • you will get an email confirmation that your application has been received
  • the system helps you by checking for errors
  • there is no risk that your application will get lost in the post or arrive late
  • you can change your preferences of school up until the closing date
  • your details are held securely
  • you will receive an email informing you which school your child has been offered.

Applications from residents living in new developments

If your address is not recognised by the eAdmissions website and you live in a new development, please contact the Admissions and Appeals Team


Admissions and Appeals Team
Third Floor
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
020 8314 8282

020 8314 3039


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