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Document history and details

Policy title

Implementation Date


Web Publication Date


Reference Number


Approval Date


Superseded Documents

3.0.1 School Uniforms and General Standards of Dress S88/276 89.087 (S.061)
3.0.2 Changes to School Uniform 97/096 (S.092)

Document History

This policy replaces "School Uniforms and General Standards of Dress" S88/276 89.087 (S.061) and "Changes to School Uniform" 97/096 (S.092).

Main changes since previous version

This policy re-states the department's commitment to the development of school uniforms, in consultation with the school community, in the context of Occupational Health and Safety and Anti-Discrimination legislation. It affirms the department's support for principals who implement a school uniform developed under this policy. Suspension or expulsion of students solely for not wearing school uniform is not to occur under this policy.

Other Reference Number


SCIS Number

1182 515

Publication Data

Publicly Available


Policy Groups

Administration (Schools and student)

Leading and managing the school categories

Student welfare

Subject Keywords

uniform,students, dress code

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