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1. Reception, junior, secondary transfer and 14 to 19 applications for the next academic year

Parents/carers of children who are resident in Lambeth, who wish to apply for a school maintained by another borough need to use the relevant online Common Application Form via the link below. For details of schools in other boroughs, entry tests and any Supplementary Information Forms that are required to be submitted with your application, please contact the School Admissions Team in that borough.

2. Primary and secondary in-year applications

Parents/carers of children who are resident in Lambeth can apply for schools in other boroughs must check with the borough’s School Admissions Team what their procedure is for applying for their schools. For example, it could be that parents/carers apply directly to the school or some schools, or directly through the council the school is in. Parent/carers of non-Lambeth children are welcome to apply for Lambeth schools, please see the links below about Lambeth's procedure.

3. School Admissions Teams in other boroughs

London Borough of Bromley

Schools Admissions Team
Civic Centre
Stockwell Close
Bromley BR1 3UH
Telephone 020 8313 4044

London Borough of Croydon

School Admissions Team
4th Floor (Zone C)
Bernard Weatherill House
8 Mint Walk
Croydon, CR0 1EA
Telephone 020 8726 6400

London Borough of Lewisham

School Admissions
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
London SE6 4RU
Telephone 020 8314 8282

London Borough of Merton

Schools Admissions Team
Civic Centre
London Road
Morden SM4 5DX
Telephone 020 8274 4906

London Borough of Southwark

School Admissions Team
Southwark Children's Services
4th Floor, Hub 3
PO Box 64529
London SE1P 5LX
Telephone 020 7525 5337

London Borough of Wandsworth

Pupil Services Section
Education and Social Services Department
Town Hall Extension
Wandsworth High Street
London SW18 2PU
Telephone 020 8871 7316

City of Westminster

Tri-borough School Admissions Team
Green Zone, 2nd Floor
Kensington Town Hall
Hornton Street
London W8 7NX
Telephone 020 7745 6433