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School temperatures: guidance

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Last updated on 26 February 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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There are no legal lower or upper temperature limits for schools, but workplace temperatures must be kept 'reasonable'. Read guidance on 'reasonable' minimum and maximum temperatures for schools.

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Contents

  1. 1 Legal framework
  2. 2 ‘Reasonable’ minimum temperature
  3. 3 ‘Reasonable’ maximum temperature
  4. 4 Assessing workplace temperature

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