Important Communication regarding Denominational Inspections

Following yesterday’s announcement by the DfE, the Diocese is able to confirm that there will be no Catholic school Inspections until the summer term 2021 at the earliest.

Below are the documents regarding Section 48 inspections. If you have any queries regarding Section 48 inspections please email

Handbook for Inspectors

NBRIA Guidelines for Denominational Inspection September 2017

Inspectors Evidence Form

Acceptable Causes for Deferment of Denominational Inspections