Decision details

Appointment of Local Authority Representatives to Governing Bodies of Maintained Schools

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Education

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval to the appointment of Local Authority Governors to School Governing Bodies.




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



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.


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




Publication date: 01/06/2023

Date of decision: 01/06/2023

Effective from: 10/06/2023

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