Documents for software suppliers and anyone else interested in past alternative provision (AP) census collections.
If you are looking for documents for the current AP census collection, visit our guide to submitting data for the alternative provision census.
The documents on this page relate to recently closed AP census collections, including:
- the scope of the collection
- technical specifications
- what data AP providers and local authorities needed to be submit
You can find documents related to AP returns on the UK Government Web Archive. Note: the search function is not available on archived content so please use the filters on the left of each page.