Guidance

School uniforms: guidance for schools

Sets out how schools should develop their school uniform policy.

Applies to England

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This guidance is for:

  • school leaders
  • school staff
  • school governing bodies
  • local authorities

It applies to:

  • academy schools and trusts
  • maintained schools
  • non-maintained special schools
  • pupil referral units

It may also be of interest to parents and school uniform suppliers and retailers.

It should be read alongside the statutory guidance on the cost of school uniforms.

Published 16 September 2013
Last updated 19 November 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect the new statutory guidance on the cost of school uniforms.

  2. First published.