School census 2017 to 2018: duplicate reports in COLLECT

Guides to help schools and local authorities use the reports of duplicate unique pupil numbers (UPN) to resolve duplicates.



These guides explain how schools and local authorities completing the school census should use the duplicate UPN reports in COLLECT - our centralised data collection and management system.

Published 20 September 2017
Last updated 27 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Guide for the duplicate report – same person different UPN: updated section 3.3 to correct naming convention for sending files via S2S.
  2. Updated the user guide following a change in the funding policy.
  3. First published.