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If your application for a school place has been unsuccessful you have the right to appeal the decision. 

You have 20 school days from the date of notification that your application has been unsuccessful to lodge your appeal.

If you are considering submitting an appeal you are advised to contact then school appeals clerk at Newcastle local authority.

Newcastle School Appeals

You will receive 10 schools days notice of your appeal hearing date.

Where possible decision letters after the hearing by an independent panel will be issued within 5 school days.