Secondary school places

Applying for a school place

Bromley residents should make applications now for secondary transfer school places for September 2018 for children in current Year 6, 10 and 11 year olds born between 1 September 2006 and 31 August 2007

Online applications need to be submitted by midnight on Tuesday 31 October or the application will be processed as late.

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.

Parents of pupils in independent schools or schools outside the London Borough of Bromley need to complete the registration for secondary school transfer form to support their online application 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