Guidance

Setting up an academies complaints procedure

How to create an academies complaints procedure that complies with the Education (Independent School Standards) (England) Regulations 2014.

Applies to England

Documents

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This guide provides information for academies and trusts about setting up and administering a complaints procedure that complies with the Education (Independent School Standards) (England) Regulations 2014.

There are also model complaints procedures for single academies and for academies in a multi-academy trust.

Published 11 March 2014
Last updated 12 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Setting up an academy complaints procedure: The model documents have been updated.

  2. Updated with best practice guidance for academies complaints and model policies for single academies and for academies in a multi-academy trust.

  3. Amended links from 2010 to 2014 Regulations and updated and revised complaints procedure added.

  4. First published.