The Education (Pupil Information) (England) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2016

06 September 2016

Amendments have been made to the Education (Information about Individual Pupils)(England) Regulations 2013 (S.I. 2013/2094) and the Education (Pupil Information) (England) Regulations 2005 (S.I. 2005/1437).

The amendments require schools to provide three additional pieces of information to be included in the pupil register and common transfer file (the file of information that follows a pupil who moves from one school to another): pupil nationality, country of birth and proficiency to speak, read and write English.

The Secretary of State has published guidance regarding the collection of pupil information.