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Out of Zone Ballot

Ponsonby runs up to 2 Out of Zone ballots a year.

One in Term 1 (sometime in March or April) and one in October.

Extra Out of Zone ballots can be run at any other time that Ponsonby Primary requires.

Forms can be printed off the links below and must be submitted to the school office or enrol@ponsprim.school.nz along with a copy of your child’s passport or NZ birth certificate. If you do not have a New Zealand or Australian passport then proof of right to study in NZ must also be submitted.

The ballot is drawn where at all possible by a lawyer and you will be informed  within 5 working days of the ballot being drawn of the results.

For students new to school (5 years olds) then you should enter the ballot closest to their 5th birthday.

  • First priority must be given to students who have been accepted for enrolment in the following special programme(s) run by the school and approved by the Secretary for Education.*

  • Second priority must be given to applicants who are siblings of current students.

  • Third priority must be given to applicants who are siblings of former students.

  • Fourth priority must be given to any applicant who is a child of a former student of the school.

  • Fifth priority must be given to any applicant who is either a child of an employee of the board of the school or a child of a member of the board of the school.

  • Sixth priority must be given to all other applicants.

To download a copy of the application forms please click on the forms you require below

Do not hesitate to contact the office for necessary forms: Phone 09 376 3568 or send us an email

March 2019 Ballot (for a place in 2019) closes 3.00pm March 6th 2019

Out of Zone application form to be drawn 13th March 2019 Priority 2
Out of Zone application form to be drawn 13th March 2019 Priority 3
Out of Zone application form to be drawn 13th March 2019 Priority 4
Out of Zone application form to be drawn 13th March 2019 Priority 5
Out of Zone application form to be drawn 13th March 2019 Priority 6