Community Primary School Appeal Hearings Timetable

If you wish to exercise your right to appeal for a Community Primary School please access the School Admission Appeals Section of the Website or contact the Democratic Services Section on 0161 912 2798 to request an Appeal Form.

Offer of Place

Saturday 16 April 2016

Deadline for lodging Appeals

Monday 16 May 2016

[Note: all appeals received by this date will be heard within 40 school days]

Deadline for Additional Evidence for on-time appeals

Monday 23 May 2016

Deadline for Admission Authorities to submit their evidence

Seven School Days before date of the Hearing

Deadline for Appeal Papers to be sent to all parties

Six School Days before date of the Hearing


Appellants will receive: 

At least 10 school days’ notice of their appeal hearing

Decision letters within 5 school days of the hearing wherever possible OR where multiple days are required within 5 school days of the last hearing wherever possible.


As applications for in-year admissions are a separate process please note this category of appeal will be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal form.