Statutory policies and documents
Download our list of statutory policies and documents to check that your school has all the policies you need to be compliant.
Most recent changes
The Department for Education (DfE) updated its list of statutory policies in September 2019, with subsequent revisions in the following months.
We'll continue to update our documents below if the DfE publishes any further revisions. Click 'save for later' in the top right-hand corner to get an email notification each time we update this article.
March 2022 update
RSE policy - added that non-maintained special schools are also required to have this policy (based on the RSE guidance) First aid policy - added that maintained nursery schools are also required to have this policy (based on the first aid in schools guidance) Equality information and objectives statement - added that maintained nursery schools are also required to publish this under regulation 4 and 5 of the Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017 Designated teacher for LAC policy - the DfE has removed this from their list of statutory policies Exam contingency plan