Secondary school places

Applying for a school place

Bromley residents should make applications now for secondary transfer school places for September 2021 for children in current Year 6, 10 and 11 year olds born between 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010.

Online applications need to be submitted by midnight on Saturday 31 October 2020 or the application will be processed as late.  Bromley residents should apply online at

Key publications

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 2021 is 31 October 2020.

National offer day is Monday 1 March 2021.

Download important dates for the secondary transfer process.

Bromley resident applicants, accepted as on time will receive a notification of offer from 5.30pm.

Further information

You can download the applying for a school place 2021 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