Admissions End of Transfer Phase

Intended for:

One support staff

Senior admissions staff

Session length: 2 – 3 hours


As the admissions phase draws to a close Local Authority (LA) admissions teams are extremely busy finalising offers and preparing or the next round. This session is designed to cover the essential tasks LAs must complete at this time of year and to refresh the knowledge of LA staff who may not have completed these processes in the previous 12 months.

What will be included:

  • Transferring applications from phased – Moving your outstanding phased applications into in-year admission transfer groups
  • Managing waiting list/in-year admissions – Essential checklist for managing your waiting lists and in year admissions for the upcoming academic year
  • Final transfer routine – Understanding the final transfer routine and making it work for you
  • Out of area offers – Best practice for working with your neighbouring authorities effectively
  • Admission Transfer Files (ATF) for schools – Transferring information to your schools using ATFs
  • Q&A – Time to ask the consultant queries specific to your Local Authority