School admissions 2011

Contact and Help

Free Help Sessions

Every Thursday starting 7 September 2017, 10.00am - 12.00pm at Civic Centre - Access Oldham (final session is 11 January 2018).

No booking required, just drop in. Staff will be there to help you apply for a school place online.


School Admissions
Level 12, Civic Centre
West Street


Call this Council number for advice:

  • 0161 770 4213

You are welcome to use the freephone at the Civic Centre on West Street.


Fax and minicom

  • Fax: 0161 770 4277
  • Minicom: 0161 770 6901

Please contact us if you would like:

  • Help or advice on any matter contained within this website
  • Support with translating the information in this website
  • Large print or Braille versions of the information in this website

Customer Information Points

Customer Information Points are in libraries across the borough.

They are in Crompton, Oldham, Lees, Failsworth, Uppermill, Greenfield libraries, and Chadderton Wellbeing Centre.

A Customer Information Point offers:

  • A face-to-face service provided by trained library and information staff, who are willing to assist and support you
  • A freephone facility, connecting you to Oldham Council departments for advice
  • Free use of library PCs to access Oldham Council’s website
  • A range of leaflets and application forms

Useful phone numbers

School Transport
0161 770 3209

School Meals
0161 770 6688

Exclusion from School
0161 770 3158

Constitutional Services
0161 770 3862

Tameside Local Authority
0161 342 4068/3204

Manchester Local Authority
0161 245 7166

Rochdale Local Authority
01706 925982

Kirklees Local Authority
01484 225007