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Child protection records: retention

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Last updated on 19 September 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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We summarise guidance on keeping child protection records, including the information on the pupil file, records of allegations made against members of staff, and records of court orders.

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  1. 1 No statutory retention period
  2. 2 Recommendations from the IRMS
  3. 3 Keeping records of allegations made against staff
  4. 4 Keeping court orders relating to pupils

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