The Information as to Provision of Education (England) Regulations 2008, which were laid before Parliament on
Today I am pleased to announce the publication of final secondary preference data based on returns made and verified by all 149 local authorities. These figures represent no overall change in the national figures from the previously published data, and show that 82 per cent. of families received an offer of a place at their highest preference school; and 94 per cent. of families received an offer of a place at one of their top three preferred schools.
I am placing copies of the secondary applications and offers 2008 data in the Libraries of the House.