Brighton & Hove City Council

Apply for a school place

This service lets you apply for a school place for your child. You can use this service if you are a:

  • Brighton & Hove resident and your child is due to start at Infant, Junior, Primary School or Secondary School in September 2016, or if you're applying during the school year.
  • not a Brighton & Hove resident and you're applying during the school year for a school in Brighton & Hove.

Please read the School Admissions booklet before applying. This booklet gives a helpful explanation of the admissions process.

If you are applying at a time you would not normally apply (such as when you have moved house during an academic year), please select the correct year group in an ‘In-Year’ application.

Please be advised that applications for the following round(s) are now open.
In-Year Infant, Primary & Junior
In-Year Secondary
Late Secondary Schools
Infant & Primary Schools
Junior Schools
Please be advised that applications for the following round(s) are now closed.
Secondary Schools
New Online Applicants
If you are applying online for the first time, please click the Register button below.

The registration process will ask for your email address and to create a user ID and password. Please remember these details as you may need to sign-in again. The information you provide will be treated confidentially. Please read our Data Protection Statement for more information.

Applicant details are deleted at the end of each academic year. You will need to register again if your previous application was before 1 September.

Existing Online Applicants
If you have already registered, please enter your details and click the sign in button.