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Disqualification of trustees in academies

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updated on 22 September 2017
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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What disqualifies a trustee from holding office in an academy? This article outlines the rules on eligibility in the DfE's model articles of association, including rules for multi-academy trusts. It also includes 2 downloadable KeyDocs you can use when appointing new trustees.

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  1. 1 Reasons for disqualification
  2. 2 Disqualification on the grounds of absence from meetings 
  3. 3 KeyDoc checklist: eligibility to be a trustee
  4. 4 KeyDoc template: declaration of eligibility
  5. 5 Membership of local governing bodies

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