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The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse is committed to releasing as much information about its work as possible, subject to legal or operational issues.  

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Significant updates and new information about the Inquiry are also posted on the Inquiry Twitter account @InquiryCSA

This page will hold copies of all update notes, overview notes, legal documents and press notices issued by the Inquiry team.

Costs relating to the Inquiry

13 July 2015

We have today published details relating to the costs of the Inquiry.

Attorney-General grants protection to whistleblowers

9 July 2015

The Attorney-General has confirmed in writing the provision of legal protection for whistleblowers.

The Inquiry officially opens

9 July 2015

Hon. Lowell Goddard opens the Inquiry and outlines its aims, methods and structure.

Victims and Survivors' Consultative Panel Statement

9 July 2015

The Victims and Survivors' Consultative Panel explains their role in the Inquiry.

Inquiry will not comment on Janner case until it closes

6 July 2015

The Independent Inquiry will not release statements on the Janner case until it has concluded.

Chair of the Inquiry issues guidance on destruction of documents

23 June 2015

Letters have been sent to the Cabinet Secretary and other organisations to inform their non-destruction policies

Update from the Inquiry on appointment of the Victims and Survivors Consultative Panel

15 May 2015

Information and updates about the process and timing for appointment of the Victims and Survivors Consultative Panel

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse to examine Janner allegations

29 April 2015

In a statement by the Chair, it was announced that the Inquiry will be investigating the role of institutions in the CPS Janner case

Inquiry Update

9 April 2015

An update on the Inquiry’s progress and activities from 9 April 2015

Official announcement of the Inquiry’s statutory powers, Panel and Terms of Reference

12 March 2015

Written ministerial statement from Theresa May and accompanying written statement from the incoming Chair of the Inquiry

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