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Removing a governor (maintained)

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Last updated on 4 December 2017
School types: Maintained · School phases: All
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Can a governor be removed from the governing board? We look at the procedure for removing governors under the 2012 constitution regulations. This article cites the differences between removal, disqualification and suspension. Two of our associate experts provide advice on the removal process.

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  1. 1 Removing a governor
  2. 2 Grounds for removal
  3. 3 Procedure for removal
  4. 4 Procedure for removal: FAQs

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