School places

How to apply for a primary and secondary school place in Suffolk, and how to complete an in-year application to move to another school.

School Admissions

Apply for a secondary school place 2023/2024

How to apply for a secondary school place for the 2023/2024 school year.

Apply for a primary school place 2023/2024

How to apply for a primary school place for the 2023/2024 school year. This includes infant and junior school places.

Move to a different school (in-year applications 2022/2023)

Find out what you need to know before, during and after applying for your child to move to a different school during the 2022/2023 school year.

When to apply for a school place

Check when you need to apply for a school place depending on when your child was born.

School Admissions FAQs

Advice for parents about applying for a school place and what happens on National Offer Day.

School catchment areas

Use our school catchment area lists to find out if your address has a catchment area school.

Education admission appeals and permanent exclusion reviews

Who to contact if you've been refused a place at the preferred school for your child and about Permanent Exclusion Reviews.