Where to get information about schools in your local area and what they offer
How to list your first, second and third school preference when applying for a school place.
What happens if more children apply for a school place at a community school or an academy than there are places available
How many places were available at each school and how school places were offered in the past
Download school admission priorities for this school year, supplementary information forms and draft admission priorities
When you need to apply, when school place offers are sent out and when children start school
When you need to apply, when school offers are sent out and when children start school
How to add your child to a waiting list for a place at an infant, junior or primary school
How to add your child to a waiting list, called reallocation pool, for a place at a secondary school
Find out how home to school distance is measured and check the distance from your home to schools
Get information about catchment areas for secondary schools in Brighton & Hove
Check if there are any changes to how many places will be available and how school places are decided
We may need to see proof of your address. Find out the type of documents you can send
Get in touch with us to let us know If you plan to move, or have already moved home.
What to do if you've made a mistake in your application or need to change your school preferences
What you need to do if you miss the deadline to apply for a school place and what happens to your application
How to apply for a school place at an infant, junior, primary or secondary school in Brighton & Hove. Read our guides before you apply online for a place.
Get in touch with one of our teams for help and information.