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Transfer to secondary school

Transfer to secondary school applications open on 10 September 2021 and close on 31 October 2021.

If your child is in their last year at a primary or junior school, you must apply for a place in Year 7 at a secondary school.

Apply online

If you prefer you can post your application to us. Download an application form or use our online contact form to ask us to send you one.


If you apply online, you will be able to sign in to your account and see the decisions during the day on 1 March 2022. If you post an application form to us, we will send you a letter on 1 March 2022 by second class post telling you the decision.

The admissions process in Norfolk

For more information about the admissions process and answers to frequently asked questions, download our parents’ guide to admissions to schools in Norfolk. You can find information about each secondary school in Norfolk at Norfolk Schools - Schoolfinder.

Contact us

If you have any questions, use our online contact form to get in touch with us.

Secondary school admissions timetable 2022/23

  • Round opens - 10 September 2021
  • Round closes - 31 October 2021
  • Decisions are made available - 1 March 2022 (national offer day)
  • Appeals closing date - 22 March 2022
  • Mini admission round to consider changes - 1 April 2022
  • Late appeals closing date - 19 April 2022
  • Appeals hearings - May/June 2022
  • Waiting lists maintained for over-subscribed schools until 31 December 2022

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