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Changing a school's name (academy)

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Last updated on 14 March 2018
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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How can we change the name of our academy? We explain the difference between a company name and a trading name and look at how you can change them. You will also find out how this applies to an academy within a MAT.

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Contents

  1. 1 Initial checks
  2. 2 Difference between company and trading names
  3. 3 Process for changing a company name
  4. 4 After a company name change
  5. 5 Example of a deed of variation

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