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Statutory Policies for Schools

This page includes a link to DfE guidance on policies schools are required to have by law and signposts relevant guidance, model policies and further information.

DfE guidance on statutory policies for schools. The DfE document details policies and other documents that schools are required to have by law, how often each policy must be reviewed and was updated in October 2012 to show the level of approval required where this is prescribed in regulations.
Please see below for quick links to relevant guidance, SCC or model policies:
Statutory policies required by other legislation
Other statutory documents

Documents referenced in statutory guidance