Apply for an in-year school transfer school place - 2021/2022


Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) measures, the school admission team will be working off site until further notice. 

Please use the link in step 2 below to apply for a school place. 

The School Admissions team can be contacted by emailing

If your child is already at school and you want a transfer of school in Plymouth, you can apply using the in-year school transfer application.

You can apply for up to three schools (your first, second and third preferences). Some schools (mainly faith schools) also ask you to complete a supplementary information form that must be sent directly to them.

Step 1

Find the three schools you're interested in.

Read the relevant admission criteria for each school. All of the information you need including the school admission criteria, process timetable and school contact details are in booklet below:

Step 2

We don't accept responsibility for the security of your submission. It's up to you to ensure your computer has appropriate security installed.

Complete our online application form by clicking the green button below, it will be emailed direct to us.

Click here to apply online for an in-year school transfer



If the school has supplementary forms, you need to print them so that you can complete them:








Step 3

Any changes to your application after submission must be notified in writing via email. The close date for applications is at midnight on each working day.

We aim to allocate a school place within 15 school days of receipt of your application. Most allocations will be made well in advance of this but this depends on if we need to obtain further information.

Email or for further information about choosing and applying for schools call 01752 307469 (line open 11am to 3pm).