Making an application for primary school

Applying for the new reception intake

Online applications for Bromley residents for reception places in September 2017, are available at

Making an application 

Online applications will only be processed when proof of address and parental responsibility have been received by the Admissions Team. Please see application terms and conditions for further information.

If you are unable to make an online application, paper forms are available on special request from the Admissions Team.

Bromley Admissions process all school applications for London Borough of Bromley residents. You cannot apply directly to schools. 

If you live outside the London Borough of Bromley, you must apply to your local council, even if you want to apply for a Bromley school. You can however include Bromley schools on your home local authority application. 

Bromley residents should apply online at

Key dates

The closing date for applications for places in September 2017 is Sunday 15 January 2017.

National offer day is Tuesday 18  April 2017. 

Bromley resident applicants, accepted as on time, will be mailed (by first class post) an offer of a single school place. Notification of offer email will be sent to online applicants from 5.30pm.

Further information 

You can view or download the Starting primary education in Bromley booklet for more information.

If you have any queries regarding reception places, please email us and a member of the team will contact you. 

Children with an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHC)

If your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan (statement of special educational needs), please do not complete any of these forms but contact the Special Educational Needs team on 020 8313 4739 for further information.

Children with medical or social needs

In exceptional circumstances there is discretion to admit a child on the grounds of their or their family‚Äôs acute medical and social need for their first preference school only.  Applications must have been made by 15 January 2017 using the registration form for consideration under medical or social needs.

School admissions


Tel: 020 8313 4044 ( Monday - Friday 12noon to 3pm)

Fax: 020 8313 4089

Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH