As a result of your feedback in the activity reviews, changes have been made to rules in Chapter 9 of Policy, Organisation and Rules (POR). Updated guidance documents to support these changes, along with new support resources and FAQs, have been created and are available here.
Following enquiries from Counties and Districts regarding the application of the Permit Scheme for employed staff within campsites and activity centres, take note of the updated POR rule 9.7.
We’ve updated POR rules and resources relating to Explorer Scout Young Leaders and the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, as well as the terminology used when referring to Explorer Scout Young Leaders in POR 4.37. Full information can be found on our website.