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Service providers can keep up to date on consultation and change to inspection and regulation; best practice; and our latest findings.

  • Read Ofsted News, our free online magazine for all the services we inspect and regulate; it is monthly (You can also subscribe or read back issues.)
  • Read the current issue of talisman, our free newspaper for employees and learners in the learning and skills sector; it comes out 10 times a year. You can subscribe to either receive a copy in the post or to receive an email when the latest issue is published, with a link to a PDF version to download. (You can also subscribe or read back issues.)
  • Subscribe to keep in touch with selective new additions to the Ofsted website; we are piloting a new, free email alerts service.


Ofsted updates

A range of newsletters for stakeholders providing updates and guidance across our remits are available. These are listed below.

Early years inspection and regulation

Learning and skills inspections

Schools and inspection

Social care inspection and regulation


Read or download the latest copy of Talisman, the newspaper for the Learning and Skill sector

Latest issue