Asbestos data collection in schools
Short questionnaire to gather data on asbestos in schools.
In March 2015, the Department for Education completed a major review of its policy on the management of asbestos in schools.
The outcomes from the review included a call for a clearer picture of how asbestos is managed in schools across England; and the issuing of updated guidance.
We developed an asbestos management data collection to provide a clearer picture of how asbestos is being managed in schools.
Head teachers completing the data collection also received immediate feedback and advice based on their responses.
We have published the data collection findings.
We have also published updated guidance on managing asbestos in schools.