Inspection of boarding and residential schools

How boarding and residential schools are inspected: handbooks, guidance, minimum standards, letters.

Services

  1. Independent schools: changing boarding or residential provision

    Form for inspectors to use for a material change inspection to an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding or residential provision.

  2. National minimum standards checklist for a material change inspection of an independent special school residential provision

    Form to be used for a material change inspection to an existing special school that is seeking to open or change existing residential provision – welfare only.

  3. National minimum standards form for material change inspections of an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding provision

    Forms for social care inspectors to use for material change inspections of an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding provision - welfare only.

News and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Inspection of boarding and residential provision in schools