Academic year 2022/23

Suspensions and permanent exclusions in England

Pre-release access list


Besides Department for Education (DfE) professional and production staff, the following post holders were given pre-release access up to 24 hours before release.

  • Secretary of State for Education
  • Minister for Early Education
  • Minister for School Standards 
  • Special Advisers x4
  • Permanent Secretary 
  • Director General, Strategy Group
  • Director, Attendance, Exclusion and VCU
  • Grade 6 Behaviour Unit
  • Deputy Director, Behaviour, Exclusions and School Food x2
  • Team leader, Attendance, Exclusions and Alternative Provision Division (BAEA) 
  • Policy Officer, Behaviour, Attendance, Exclusions and Alternative Provision Division (BAEA) x2
  • Deputy Director, Early Years Schools and SEND Analysis and Research
  • Policy analyst SBAEA Analysis x3
  • Media Officer, Press Office x4
  • Deputy Director of Media and Social Media