Schools Information Guides – For Schools only

What is it?

The Child Law Advice Service now offers a schools information service. For a small fee, this service provides school professionals with detailed information about their legal rights and duties.

Our aims are:

  1. To ensure that school professionals are in full understanding of their legal duties 
  2. To ensure that school professionals are clear on how to implement these legal duties
  3. To ensure that school professionals are aware of the relevant law, guidance, advice and legislation to rely upon.

Please note the below information pages are for school professionals only


What we offer 

We provide advice and information on the following topics:

If you have any issues accessing your Schools Information Guide following purchase, then please contact the team at who will be able to assist you. 

What we do not offer 

We do not provide:

  • A mediation service
  • Representation 
  • Over the phone, email or face to face advice

Please note that this is an information service. Our aim is to provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision on your position. 

How it works & fees  

You will need to purchase the guide service through PayPal. The charge for this service is £35 for an annual subscription of £2 each per guide.

Full details can be found here.

Terms and conditions

  • The Child Law Advice Service is offering a School Information Service to all schools.
  • As part of this service we will be offering detailed information pages via our website.
  • The fees are £35 for an annual subscription and £2 for a one off guide.
  • Our online resources are available 24/7 through a designated School Information Service area. 
  • We cannot provide representation, give advice face to face or over the telephone/email or provide a mediation service.  
  • The information pages are solely for school professionals. If you wish to refer a parent to our service please provide them with our website and/or the relevant telephone number (0300 330 5480 – family calls) (0300 330 5485 –education calls)
  • Please note that abusive behaviour towards our staff will not be tolerated and we reserve the right to terminate the call if this occurs.