First Day of Term Transfer Protocol

Blackpool schools and academies will be using a first day of term protocol from 6th November 2017.

Where a child already has a Blackpool school / academy place, and where a transfer is agreed, then the start date at the new school or academy will be at the beginning of the next school term.

Details are available from all schools and academies and from Blackpool’s Admissions Team – telephone 01253 476637 or 476833 – email

The first day of term information sheet for parents and carers can be viewed by clicking HERE

To view the Blackpool Council website and information on admission CLICK HERE

New to area admissions please contact Blackpool Council Admissions Team


Downloadable information

Admissions to Blackpool primary school 2020 - A guide for parents

Admissions to Blackpool secondary schools 2020 - A guide for parents

The Schools Admission Code - DFE guide

The Schools Admission Appeal Code - DFE guide