School Admissions - Primary Schools

Children normally start primary school at the start of the school year in which their fifth birthday falls (i.e. 1 September to 31 August inclusive).

September 2023 Admissions

If you are applying for a primary school within the Torfaen area, you can now do so by completing the online admission form.

The closing date for September 2023 admissions is Wednesday 11th January 2023 at 12 noon. Any forms submitted after this date will be classed as a late application and will be considered on a monthly basis after the offer date.

If you do not wish to apply online you can download a Primary School Admission Form or alternatively email

Full details of the Authority’s Admission arrangements and related issues such as the provision of school transport can be found in the Parents / Carers Information Booklet.

Please note it is your responsibility to ensure an application is submitted by the closing date and failure to do so could affect the outcome of your application.

Last Modified: 02/11/2022
For more information contact:

School Admissions

Tel: 01495 766915

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