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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.  

Journalists can contact us via our press office: Telephone: 0203 789 2114 (Emergency out of hours: 07584 277 119) or email: 

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.

Inquiry Information Line opening times over Christmas

21 December 2016

The Inquiry Information Line will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Independent Inquiry publishes Internal Review into its work

16 December 2016

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has today published its Internal Review commissioned by Chair Professor Alexis Jay when she took office in August.

London Met Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit to carry out research project

8 December 2016

The Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit have won a contract to carry out a research project on the Social and Political Discourses about Child Sexual Abuse

Request for Literature: Behaviour and Characteristics of Perpetrators of Online-facilitated Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

6 December 2016

To gain an understanding of the most up to date research on perpetrators of online-facilitated child sexual abuse, we have commissioned NatCen Social Research to undertake a review of published and unpublished literature

Inquiry publishes first anonymised summaries from the Truth Project

1 December 2016

We have today published the first 44 personal accounts from victims and survivors who have taken part in our Truth Project.

Transcript of Inquiry Seminar, day 2

1 December 2016

The Inquiry has today published the transcript for the second day of Inquiry Seminars

Transcript of Inquiry Seminars held today in central London

29 November 2016

The Inquiry has today published the full transcript of its first Inquiry Seminar

Inquiry seeking bids for support services for our Truth Project

28 November 2016

The Inquiry is advertising to procure services to support victims and survivors of child sexual abuse who attend the Truth Project and/or Inquiry meetings in England and Wales.  

Inquiry Seminar Agenda 29-30 November

25 November 2016

We have today posted the agenda for our Inquiry Seminars being held in London next week.

Inquiry response to Home Affairs Select Committee report into the work of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

24 November 2016

Chair of the Inquiry, Professor Alexis Jay OBE gives her response to HASC report

The Truth Project

Our Truth Project offers the opportunity for Victims and Survivors to share their experience and be respectfully heard and acknowledged.

The Media Centre

The media centre provides useful documents for covering our public hearings and investigation reports. Timetables, press releases, summaries and a range of images and logos are also available. This page is updated regularly.

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