Apply for a primary or junior school place for September 2022

The information on this page relates to:

  • Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 who will start Reception class at a primary or infant school in September 2022.
  • Children born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015 who currently attend an infant school and will transfer to junior school in September 2022.

Apply for a school place 

Please note: if you need a school place straight away, you will need to make an in-year application which has a different application process.

How to apply

Process

The process has several stages:

Plan and prepare -> Apply -> Respond to your offer.

If you do not live in Brent and you want a place in a Brent school, you will need to apply to the council that you live in.

Key dates

September / October School open evenings / open mornings
1 September 2021Applications open
15 January 2022 Applications deadline
19 April 2022National offer day
4 May 2022 Response deadline
Second round of offers
4 May 2022 Deadline for applications and changes for the second round
Week ending 13 May 2022 Second round of offers
20 May 2022 Second round response deadline
Third round of offers
20 May 2022 Deadline for applications and changes for the third round
Week ending 17 June 2022 Third round offers
24 June 2022 Third round response deadline
September 2022 Children start school

Useful documents