Consultation Outcome

Changing the Estyn inspection regime

This consultation ended 72 days ago.

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We want your views on proposed changes to school inspection regulations and revision of the Schools Causing Concern statutory guidance.
Consultation period 
This consultation ran from 1 March 2017 to 12 April 2017
Consultation launched 1 March 2017


Consultation document
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on changes to school inspection regulations which would:

  • amend the timing of schools’ pre-inspection meetings with parents
  • speed up production of the local authority post-inspection written statement of action

and a revision of the Welsh Government’s Schools Causing Concern guidance document 202/2016 (2016).

Help and support 

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