Free schools, UTCs and studio schools: model lease

Template to help free schools, university technical colleges (UTCs) and studio schools produce their lease.



Groups interested in opening a free school, university technical college (UTC) or studio school should use this model document.

The explanatory note defines some of the terms in the model lease.

Published 2 April 2014
Last updated 19 November 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated the 'dealings' clause in the ‘Free school, UTC and studio school: model lease’ document.
  2. Updated 'Free schools, UTCs and studio schools: model lease' document to include risk protection arrangement details.
  3. First published.