School applications timetable

September 2023 entry

School admissions timetable
StatusPrimary schoolsSecondary schools
Online application forms available 1 September 2022 1 September 2022
Closing date for applications 15 January 2023 31 October 2022
Deadline for giving supporting documentation  15 February 2023 7 December 2022
Offers made 17 April 2023 1 March 2023
Deadline for accepting or refusing places 2 May 2023 15 March 2023
Waiting lists prepared and vacancies allocated after 3 May 2023 after 15 March 2023
Deadline for accepting or refusing a place 10 days from offer 10 days from offer
Closing date for appeal applications 17 May 2023 29 March 2023
Appeal hearings (on time applications) Heard by 19 July 2023 Heard by 15 June 2023 
Appeal hearings (late applications) Within 40 days of appeal closing date where possible or 30 school days of appeal being lodged Within 40 days of appeal closing date where possible or 30 school days of appeal being lodged 

Page last reviewed: 06 July 2022