Apply for a new lower or primary school place

Key dates for lower and primary school applications

15 January 2023

National closing date for applications to be received by us.

16 January to 2 May 2023

Late applications received during these dates will be processed in the late allocation round.

17 April 2023

National offer day for on-time applications. If you applied online or supplied an email address with your paper application, you'll receive an email with the outcome of your application.

If you didn't provide an email address with your paper application form, we'll post your decision letter posted to you.

2 May 2023

If you applied before the deadline and choose to decline the place offered, or wish to change your preference, we need to receive your change of preference form by this date, so we can consider your change in the late allocation round.

1 June 2023

Late allocation round offer day. Decision letters will be posted to late applicants and any who were offered a place, but wished to decline or change.

During June 2023

Late applications received from 3 May 2023 will be processed.