Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill

Explanatory Notes

Overview of the Bill

1 The Bill will impose a duty on the Secretary of State for Education to issue statutory guidance on the cost aspects of school uniform, to which relevant schools must have regard. The guidance will apply to relevant state-funded schools in England (namely, maintained schools (including maintained special schools); academies (including special academies and alternative provision academies); non-maintained special schools; and pupil referral units).


Prepared 5th March 2020