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Conflicts of interest
Read our one-page summary of the rules on declaring conflicts of interests and publishing a register of interests on your website. Download a copy to share with your governing board.
Conflicts of interest: example scenarios
Are you clear on when to withdraw from a meeting because of a conflict of interest? See real-life examples to understand the underlying principles and find out what to do when they arise.
Personal relationships between governors/clerks and school staff
There's nothing to prevent relationships between governors and school employees, but it's crucial to handle them carefully. Read what the rules say, and how our experts recommend managing this.
Register of interests (academies)
Academy trusts must publish a register of interests online. Read up on the requirements, and use our template declaration form and register to make sure you've got everything covered.
Register of interests (maintained schools)
Governing boards must publish a register of interests online. Use our template register to make sure you've got everything covered, and read up on the requirements.
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