Finding a secondary school place - making a school application

Applying for transfer to secondary school

Bromley residents can make online applications for secondary school places in September 2018 at Applications can be made from 1 September 2017.

Download a guide to applying for your child's school place online

Download a list of secondary school open day events

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.

Please complete the registration for secondary school transfer form and return it with the required documents, to 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 London Borough of Bromley, you must apply via 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 2018 is 31 October 2017.

National offer day is Wednesday 1 March 2018.

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 sent to online applicants from 5.30pm.

View or download important dates for the secondary transfer process 2018.

Further information

You can view or download the Applying for a School Place 2018 booklet for more information and advice.

If you have any queries regarding the secondary transfer process, please email us and a member of the team will contact you.

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

If your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan, please do not complete an application form but contact the Special Educational Needs team on 020 8313 4739 for advice.

Contact the School Admissions Team


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

Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH