Appeals against a decision not to offer a place at Busbridge CofE Junior School will be administrated by Surrey County Council. Parents who wish to appeal should contact the Surrey Schools Appeals Service to obtain the appropriate forms through: (a paper copy can be provided if required) or by telephoning 020 8541 8092 or by emailing

School Admission Appeals Timetable 2023
Appeals are now being held on a face to face basis, if you have difficulties attending please contact the Schools Appeals Service.

In year or immediate entry appeals:
Appeals resulting from in year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Appeals for September 2023 resulting from year of entry or transfer applications: 



Appeals lodged by

Appeals to be heard by


17 April 2023

16 May 2023

18 July 2023 (40 School days)

NB: Appeals will not start being heard until after the relevant closing date has passed.

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing.  Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case 7 clear working days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants must ensure that any further evidence not included with their initial appeal, is received by 5pm on the day notified in the letter with details of the hearing. Any additional evidence or information received after this date might not be considered at the appeal hearing.