Transparency data

DfE senior management meetings

Summaries of the Department for Education's board meetings.

Applies to England

Documents

Board meeting: 16 July 2020

Board meeting: 4 June 2020

Board meeting: 4 February 2020

Board meeting: 16 May 2019

Board meeting: 11 February 2019

Board meeting: 13 December 2018

Board meeting: 11 October 2018

Board meeting: 21 June 2018

Board meeting: 6 February 2018

Board meeting: 7 November 2017

Board meeting: 12 September 2017

Board meeting: 20 June 2017

Board meeting: 7 February 2017

Board meeting: 12 October 2016

Board meeting: 13 September 2016

Board meeting: 20 July 2016

Board meeting: 10 May 2016

Board meeting: 9 December 2015

Board meeting: 14 July 2015

Board meeting: 9 June 2015

Details

The Department for Education board provides strategic and operational leadership.

The heads of DfE’s directorates and the Permanent Secretary meet regularly with the Secretary of State, and the ministerial team, to discuss DfE’s work. The membership also includes 4 non-executive board members.

Earlier summaries are available on the National Archives:

Published 6 April 2017
Last updated 15 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Board meeting: 16 July 2020'.

  2. Updated the 'Board meeting: 4 June 2020' file with the minutes for June 2020.

  3. Added documents 'Board meeting: 4 June 2020', 'Board meeting: 4 February 2020', 'Board meeting: 16 May 2019', 'Board meeting: 11 February 2019', 'Board meeting: 13 December 2018', 'Board meeting: 11 October 2018' and 'Board meeting: 21 June 2018'.

  4. Added the documents 'Board meeting: 7 November 2017' and 'Board meeting: 6 February 2018'.

  5. Added DfE Board meeting notes for 2017.

  6. First published.