Open Consultation

Repealing provisions in the Education (Schools and Further and Higher Education) Regulations 1989 and the Education (Special Educational Needs) (Approval of Independent Schools) Regulations 1994

We want your views on repealing regulations relating to the consent for ionising radioactive materials in education and repealing provisions relating to the inspection of boarding hostels for pupils with special education needs.
Consultation End Date 
26 July 2017
34 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 14 June 2017


Consultation document
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on repealing regulations, which would:

  • remove the requirement on schools and further and higher education institutions to apply to Welsh Ministers for consent to use ionising radioactive materials
  • remove the requirement relating to the inspection of boarding hostels for pupils with special educational needs.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 26 July 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 

Download the response form

Complete and return to:

Finance and Inspection Branch
Education Business Planning and Governance Division
Education Directorate
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
CF10 3NQ

Help and support 

For more information about this consultation e-mail Education-BusinessPlanning&