Timeframe for an inspection from planning to publication of the report.
|Day||Full inspection activity|
|2||Half a day on-site visit*|
|4||Half a day on-site visit*|
|6-9||Inspection evidence and report submitted for quality assurance|
|22||Report sent to the registered provider for any comments on factual accuracy, within a maximum of 18 working days of the end of the inspection.|
|27||Provider returns the draft report within 5 working days with any comments on factual accuracy.|
|32||The final report will be published on the Ofsted website within a maximum of 28 working days of the end of the inspection.|
*The 2 half days on site may be combined to one day so 2 whole days are spent on-site.