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Primary school registration (P1)

Parents/carers of children who turn five between 1 March 2022 and 28 February 2023 should register by 24 January 2022 for starting Primary 1 in August 2022.

A new interactive Primary 1 Enrolment Form is available on this page.

Parents/carers can enroll online and submit a copy of their child's birth certificate and council tax/utility bill to their child's catchment school.

Completing the form

Please note: the form is interactive and can be completed on your computer. You may experience difficulties if you attempt to download and complete the form on a mobile device.

Download a Primary 1 Enrolment Form

The documents you'll need

  • A copy (scanned/snapshot picture) of your child's birth certificate.
  • Council tax notice. You can print a copy on our council tax portal - also available to download to a mobile device.

You can learn more about choosing a school for your child on the Scottish Government website.

If you wish to contact your local primary school regarding registration you can email or telephone them directly.

Parents/carers who want to defer entry for their child to primary school and apply for an additional year of part-time pre-school should register their child for school as described above and complete the deferred entry application form. This document is available from the school.

If you have any questions about deferred entry, please contact the head teacher.

Page last updated:
13 Jan 2022

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