School appeals

If your application for a school place is unsuccessful, you can appeal to an independent appeal panel. 

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information about the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on education appeals.


Information about appeals and the most likely reason for an unsuccessful application.

Information to know before you consider appealing.

Information about the different types of appeals and the forms to complete.

What happens after I've returned my completed appeal form.

Some of the most frequently asked questions about the appeals process.


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Page last updated: 26 February 2021
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