Decision details

Appointment of Local Authority Representatives to Governing Bodies of Maintained Schools and Management Committees of Pupil Referral Units.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Education

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To advise the Cabinet Member of the current situation with regard to Local Authority vacancies on the Governing Bodies of Community and Voluntary Aided Schools and Management Committees of Pupil Referral Units.





That the recommended appointments to fill vacancies for Local Authority Governorships be agreed in line with Council Policy.



Reasons for the Decision(s):


The appointment of School governors is regulated by the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012, as amended by the School Governance (Constitution and Federations) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014, and the School Governance (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) Regulations 2015, made under sections 19 and 20 of the Education Act 2002.  The appointment of Pupil Referral Unit Management Committee Members is regulated by The Education (Pupil Referral Units) (Management Committees etc.) (England) Regulations 2007.


Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)




Publication date: 16/11/2022

Date of decision: 16/11/2022

Effective from: 25/11/2022

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