Issue details

School Admission Arrangements 2020

To approve the Council’s School Admissions Policy for September 2020 intake for all community and voluntary controlled schools for which the Local Authority is the admissions authority, and to approve the Co-ordinated Admissions Schemes for all primary and secondary schools in the Borough.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/09/2018

Decision due: 17 January 2019 by Executive Board

Contact: Martin West, Divisional Manager, Policy, Provision and Performance Email:

Consultation process

Consultation is undertaken for a six week period between 1 October 2018 and 31 January 2019, via the Council’s web site, and issued via a Local Authority Circular to all primary and secondary schools, neighbouring authorities, Academy and Free Schools, Diocesan Authorities, and School Governing Bodies.


Representations can only be made as part of the statutory consultation process and must be received by 9 November 2018. After this period, representations can only be made to the Office of the Schools Adjudicator within the prescribed timescale.