SLASC 2015: technical specification

This business and technical specification describes the requirements for the school level annual school census (SLASC) 2015.


School level annual school census 2015: technical specification


This document (version 1.1) sets out the requirements for the SLASC 2015, which is collected from registered independent schools. The requirements for general hospital schools are not part of this specification and are defined separately.

The specification covers the expected census return to the Department for Education and the validation rules which will be applied. It should be read in conjunction with the current common basic data set (CBDS) definitions.

Published 9 July 2014
Last updated 19 December 2014 + show all updates
  1. Replaced the specification document, which has a version history section describing the changes.
  2. First published.