Admission arrangements for Brighton & Hove schools 2025/26

Closes 22 Dec 2023

Opened 7 Nov 2023


Brighton & Hove City Council is consulting on future admission arrangements for the city’s community schools which are also used by Moulsecoomb Primary School, West Blatchington Primary School and City Academy, Whitehawk. These arrangements will take effect from September 2025.

The following groups are invited to give their views on the proposals put forward in this document:

  • parents of children between the ages of two and 18;
  • other people in the geographical area of Brighton & Hove
  • all other admission authorities within Brighton & Hove;
  • school governors;
  • East Sussex and West Sussex County Councils;
  • in the case of schools designated with a religious character, the body or person representing the religion or religious denomination such as the Catholic Diocese of Arundel & Brighton and the Diocese of Chichester.

The responses to this consultation will be presented to the council’s Families, Children & Schools committee at a meeting on 8 January 2024.

The consultation proposals can be found on the council’s website at

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