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Last updated on 16 July 2019
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Academies are required to have a risk register, but for maintained schools it's just recommended. Find out what a risk register should contain and how to create and review one.

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  1. Academies must keep a risk register
  2. Contents of risk registers
  3. Tips for creating a risk register
  4. Reviewing risk registers
  5. Audit your school's risk

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