Guidance

Standards for school premises

Guidance to help schools and local authorities understand their obligations in relation to the School Premises Regulations 2012

Standards for school premises

This is for:

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

It applies to:

  • local authority maintained schools
  • academies and free schools
  • alternative provision, including pupil referral units (PRUs)
  • special schools not maintained by the local authority
  • independent schools
  • sixth-form colleges (SFCs)

The guidance helps schools and local authorities understand their obligations and duties in relation to:

Published 28 June 2018