Beta This is a beta system

Using this website

This website is run by the Department for Education. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website.

We have also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability

How accessible is this website

The website is fully accessible. For users of voice dictation software you may have to use in built features in order to input information.

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website or if you wish to report an accessibility problem with this website

We are always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille or if you find any problems that are not listed on this page or think we are not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact:

Call: 01223 463517

We will consider your request and get back to you in 5 working days.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Department for Education is committed to making this website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No.2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

How we tested this website

This website in its entirety was last tested on 16 September 2019. The test was carried out by the Department for Education. Testing reports are available on request by email from

This statement was prepared on 5 November 2019. It was last updated on 5 November 2019.