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Last updated on 14 September 2018
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Read about transferring child protection files securely, and check what information to include. We also link to an example of a transfer form, and look at communicating with other schools and parents.

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  1. Requirement
  2. Information to include
  3. Transferring files securely
  4. Requesting files from another school
  5. Don't transfer files before a pupil leaves
  6. Parents can't prevent transfer

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