If you run a 'Good' or 'Outstanding' local authority maintained school then you are eligible to convert to become a standalone academy or to become part of a multi-academy trust. The process takes around six months, and to begin you must:
Pre-register with the DfE
Obtain a resolution from your governing body stating that they support conversion
Complete an application form
Use the DfE's checklist to plan your conversion.
Below you will find resources and events relevant to your conversion.