Policy guidance

Model policies for governors to use in schools.

Charging policy

Child protection policy / safeguarding children

For the following:

Complaints procedure

Disability Equality Policy

Equality Act 2010

Freedom of information

Gender Equality

  • Please see the Equality Act 2010 as above

Governors’ allowances

Health and safety policy

Home-school agreements

HR policies and procedures


It is no longer a legal requirement for schools to have a prospectus but since September 2012 all schools are required to provide the certain information on the school website.

Pupil discipline (including anti-bullying) policy

Pupil premium

Race equality policy

  • Please see the Equality Act 2010 as above

Register of business interests

Review of staffing structure

  • Teaching & Learning responsibility

Risk assessments

School companies

  • Refer to chapter 25 in Guide to the Law

Sex education policy

Staff discipline conduct and grievance