Issue details

Determination of Relevant Area for Consultation on Admission Arrangements for Lancashire Maintained Schools and Academies for Academic Years 2023/24; 2024/25 and 2025/26

Regulations require each Local Authority to define a 'relevant area' in which admission authorities must consult annually on their proposed admission arrangements.

The relevant area for consultation with other admission authorities has been defined as the administrative district in which the school is located. In addition, any admission authority which was within three miles of a secondary school and two miles of a primary school was also included. This included schools near an administrative border, whether or not they were in another administrative district of Lancashire or within another local authority area.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect in 2 or more electoral divisions;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/01/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Decision due: 4 Feb 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Schools

Lead director: Executive Director of Education and Children's Services

Contact: Nan Hogg Email: Tel: 01772 531540, Debbie Ormerod Email:


  • Determination of the Relevant Area - 2023/24; 2024/25 and 2025/26