Admissions Appeals

Admission Appeals

If you wish to make an Admission Appeal, please contact the officers at the Surrey Schools Appeals Service who will be able to assist you:  

http://www.surreycc.gov.uk/schoolappeals           

Angela Bridgman - Appeals Manager Tel 0208 541 9029 or email her at angela.bridgman@surreycc.gov.uk
Team email surrey.schoolappeals@surreycc.gov.uk
Team fax number 020 8541 9009

Schools admission appeals timetable

Please note that some of these deadlines and the process for hearing appeals may change depending on the national situation as a result of Covid-19.  You will be informed on a case by case basis. 

Appeals for September 2021 resulting from year of entry or transfer applications:

School Offer Appeals lodged by Appeals to be heard by
Secondary 1 March 2021 29 March 2021 16 June 2021 (40 School days)

NB. Appeals will not start being heard until after the relevant closing date has passed.

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 schools days of the appeal deadline or 30 schools days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing.  Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case 7 clear working days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants must ensure that any further evidence not included with their initial appeal, is received by 5pm on the day preceding three clear working days prior to the appeal hearing date.  Any additional evidence or information received after this date might not be considered at the appeal hearing.

In Year or immediate entry appeals

Appeals resulting from In Year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Appeals Policies

Admission Appeals Policy 2020-2021

Admission Appeals Policy 2021-2022