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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 provides an update to its Lord Greville Janner investigation

18 January 2016

We have today provided more information into the investigation into Lord Greville Janner.

Inquiry opens tender for Information Line

15 January 2016

We are seeking bids to run an Inquiry Information Line which will provide a means for victims and survivors to engage with us

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse to resume Janner Investigation

15 January 2016

The Inquiry has decided to resume an investigation into the allegations against Lord Janner and the extent of any institutional failures to protect children from abuse by him or others associated with him.

Applications for core participant status

5 January 2016

We are today inviting applications for core participant status in three investigations

Inquiry Research Project seeking bids to carry out research work

4 January 2016

The Inquiry is seeking bids from research bodies or institutions to carry out a literature review

Inquiry to invite applications for core participants in January 2016

18 December 2015

We will be accepting applications from individuals or institutions who wish to consider being core participants for some of our investigations in January 2016.

Feedback and complaints policy published

18 December 2015

We have today published the Feedback and Complaints Policy and the Protocol relating to costs for legal representation at public expense

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse announces first investigations

27 November 2015

The Chair, Hon. Lowell Goddard DNZM, announces the first phase of investigations into whether institutions have failed to protect children from sexual abuse

Date of Inquiry update statement announced

19 November 2015

The date of an update statement from the Chair is announced.

Protecting the privacy of victims and survivors

16 November 2015

The Inquiry has a Restriction Order in place to protect the privacy and confidentiality of victims and survivors of child sexual abuse taking part in the Truth Project process

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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