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Last updated on 31 May 2019
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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. Don't dispose of records about child sexual abuse
  2. No statutory retention period
  3. Recommendations from the IRMS
  4. Keeping records of allegations made against staff
  5. Keeping court orders relating to pupils

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