Updated COLLECT guides for local authorities, maintained schools and academies for the autumn 2016 collection.
These guides are for:
- local authorities
- local-authority-maintained schools
- free schools, including studio schools and university technical colleges (UTCs)
- non-maintained special schools (NMSS)
The guides include information on:
- accessing COLLECT
- uploading and submitting census data
- error queries
The editing guide includes information on:
- editing restrictions
- how to find the return in COLLECT
- step-by-step guides to popular changes
More guidance on submitting data for the school census is available.