Consumer Rights Act 2015
The Consumer Rights Act 2015 has introduced a number of significant changes to consumer law.
The Consumer Rights Act 2015 came into force on 1 October 2015, introducing a number of significant changes to consumer law. ISC alerted schools to the new legislation in June’s report and included links to useful resources. The Competition and Markets Authority has published several guidance documents on the Act, including specific documents on unfair terms. There is also guidance online on the impact the Act will have on the supply of services.
Children missing education - statutory guidance
The reporting duties for schools when children are missing education have changed.Read More
New Fundraising Regulator
There will be a new fundraising regulator, formed as a result of the Etherington review into fundraising.Read More
New guidance for charity trustees
The Charity Commission has published new guidance for charity trustees on fundraising from the public.Read More
Ofqual is currently seeking viewsRead More
General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
The GDPR will come into effect on 25 May 2018 and will affect every organisation that processes EU residents’ personally identifiable information.Read More
Childcare and Schools fact sheets
Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act: Childcare and Schools fact sheets from the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.Download
Proposed New Independent School Standards
Government consultation response from the Department for Education.Download