You are here:

Independent review of an exclusion: requests from parents

Ref: 4809
Last updated on 17 March 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
In-depth article
When can parents request an independent review of an exclusion decision? This article explains that independent reviews can only take place for permanent exclusions. You will also find advice on who has the right to apply for an independent review.

Article tools


  1. 1 Permanent exclusions 
  2. 2 Fixed-term exclusions
  3. 3 Independent review panels

Article features

  • 3 external links

More from The Key

The Key has taken great care in publishing this article. However, some of the article's content and information may come from or link to third party sources whose quality, relevance, accuracy, completeness, currency and reliability we do not guarantee. Accordingly, we will not be held liable for any use of or reliance placed on this article's content or the links or downloads it provides. This article may contain information sourced from public sector bodies and licensed under the Open Government Licence.