School admissions teams.
The current School Admissions Code and School Admission Appeals Code came into force on 1 February, along with the following supporting regulations:
The School Admissions (Admission Arrangements and Co-ordination of Admission Arrangements)(England) Regulations 2012
The School Admissions (Appeals Arrangements)(England)Regulations 2012
The School Admissions (Infant Class Sizes) (England)Regulations 2012
The School Admissions Code takes full effect on admissions arrangements being locally determined in respect of the pupil intake for the 2013/14 academic year and thereafter. However, for appeals lodged on or after 1 February 2012, these will be dealt with under the Appeals Regulations 2012 and the School Admission Appeals Code.
The Codes and supporting regulations are available to download from the Department's website.
To take note that the new codes are now in force.