1 A requirement that may be imposed by a sentencing court as part of a community order or a suspended sentence order under the Criminal Justice Act 2003. An offender aged 16 or over is prohibited from entering a specific place or area for a period of up to two years. Compliance is usually monitored by electronic tagging. In the case of an offender aged 16 or under, an exclusion order may be imposed in the form of a youth community order.
2 A requirement in an emergency protection order or an interim care order that a person who is suspected of having abused a child is excluded from the child's home. A power of arrest may be attached to the order.