If you are resident in Lancashire, you can apply online for your preferred primary or secondary schools (even if any of these are outside of the county).

Before you apply for a school place you should find out about the help and information available to you. In particular you must read the relevant information for parents:

Further information is available from your area education office.

Late applications

Applications for children starting primary school or moving to secondary school in September 2022 have now closed. If you've missed the deadline fill in a late application as soon as possible.

Change your application

You can change your online application at any point before the closing date. Please ensure you resubmit your application if you make any changes.

Late applications

Any applications received after the deadline will be classed as late.


Information about your home address for school admissions purposes.

Supporting information

Where to send supporting information (from your doctor or health visitor for example).

Special schools

If you want to apply for a special school place for your child the process is different.

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How we use and store your personal data.