Change your reception place application

Change your reception place application

How and when you can change your new reception place preference

Applications made by 15 January 2021

The final date to make changes to an application made by 15 January 2021  or a new reception place for September 2021 is 25 January 2021.

You can only make the following changes:

Other changes

You can change you preferred schools after the online closing date of 15 January 2021 but we’ll offer all on-time applicants their preferences first, before we consider your changes.

Applications after 15 January 2021

If your new preferred school has vacancies, we’ll offer you a place. If the school is full, we’ll offer a place at a different school at a later date. The second round of allocations will take place in June 2021.

How to tell us about a change

You must write to your home local authority about any changes to your application.