The specifications, processes and guidance for the electronic transfer of data to enable implementation of coordinated admissions are available to download from this page.
Documents available for download include:
other information relevant to the coordination of admissions in England.
XSD schema files for ATF version 9.1 for use in the 2012/2013 admissions round for offers to pupils starting school in September 2013 are available. The following items are available:
XSD schema files for admissions transfer files (APT, ADT, AOT, ASL and ALT) version 9.1 for use in the 2012/13 admissions round are now available. The following items can be downloaded from this page:
The specification and technical definition of the file to be sent to the Department on percentages of parents obtaining a preferred secondary school in March 2013.
PDF, 100 Kb
Version 9.1 - Schema files for ATF12
zip, 51 Kb
Example file for ATF, version 9.1.
Excel, 75 Kb
Validated xml example file for ATF, version 9.1.
xml, 6 Kb
Changes Log for ATF File Specifications.
Word, 29 Kb
Schemas for APT, ADT, AOT, ASL and ALT files. Version 9.1.
ZIP, 97 Kb
Examples for APT, ADT, AOT, ASL and ALT files, version 9.1.
Excel, 145 Kb
Supporting documentation for series 9 files for admissions in 2013 and in year admissions for academic year 2012.
PDF, 353 Kb
Changes log for 2012-13. Updated 9 March 2012
PDF, 31 Kb