Guidance

National child measurement programme operational guidance

Guidance for local commissioners, providers and schools on running the national child measurement programme (NCMP).

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National child measurement programme operational guidance

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NCMP and general data protection regulation advice: addendum 2018

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Deliverable elements of the National Child Measurement Programme

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National child measurement programme: information for schools

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Specimen pre-measurement letter to head teachers

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Specimen pre-measurement letter to primary care practitioners

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Pre-measurement leaflet for parents: school height and weight measurements

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Specimen letter to parents of children unable to be measured unaided

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Specimen result letters to parents

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National child measurement programme (NCMP) operational guidance, as part of the government’s commitment to tackling the public health challenge of excess weight.

Published 2 May 2014
Last updated 19 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'NCMP and general data protection regulation advice: addendum 2018' to provide advice for local authorities and service providers.
  2. Updated 'specimen result letters to parents’.
  3. Added 'Pre-measurement leaflet for parents: school height and weight measurements'.
  4. Updated NCMP operational guidance.
  5. Updated operational guidance and information for schools.
  6. Updated for 2015 to 2016 school year.
  7. The 'Specimen pre-measurement letter to primary care practitioners' has been uploaded.
  8. The specimen letters have been updated and the NCMP key dates for the 2014 to 2015 school year have been added.
  9. May publication applies to the 2014 to 2015 school year. No change to document
  10. First published.