You can appeal online if your child wasn't offered a place at a school you listed as your first, second or third preference in the application form.
||Deadline to appeal
||Appeal hearings start
||Start school in
|Infant or primary (reception) or junior (year 3)
||15 May 2023
|Secondary (year 7)
||29 March 2023
||April to May 2023
Please appeal as soon as you can if you want your child to start, change or move school during the school year,
The appeal will take place within 30 school days. Appeals don't take place during school holidays.
What happens next
After you submit the appeal the council will let you know the date and time of the appeal hearing.
Other ways to appeal
Send an email to email@example.com to ask for a paper version of the form.
For more information send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01273 291 228.
Read our Schools appeal factsheet (PDF 88KB) and visit the GOV.UK website.