Lewisham Council - How to apply for a primary school place

How to apply for a primary school place

Find out how to apply for a primary school place for your child.

Children who were born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015 are due to start primary school in September 2019.

Entering your address

When you start your application, the system will automatically identify your local council from your postcode. Your local council will get an electronic copy of your application. Make sure your home address and postcode are correct.

If your address isn't recognised

If your address is not recognised by the eAdmissions website, or you live in a new development, call us on 020 8314 8282 or email schooladmissions@lewisham.gov.uk.

Younger or older children applying for primary school

Find out about applying for primary school early or late.


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


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