Dorset are running the annual consultation on the School Admission Arrangements for 2020/2021 with effect from Monday 12th November 2018 to Friday 21st December 2018. Details of the consultation will be available to view at,43802 from 9am on Monday 12th November 2018. Responses must be submitted either in writing to School Admissions Team, Dorset County Council, County Hall, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ or by email to by Friday 21st December 2018. Upon the conclusion of the consultation period all responses will be considered carefully and a report will be presented to the shadow executive prior to the determination deadline on 28th February 2019.


The key dates for the consultation are set out below:


Dorset LA consultation begins 12th November 2018
Dorset LA consultation ends 21st December 2018
Own Admission Authorities (including Dorset LA) determine Admission  Arrangements 28th February 2019
Own Admission Authorities (including Dorset LA) publish Admission Arrangements 15th March 2019
Deadline for Objections to Office of the School’s Adjudicator 15th May 2019