Legislation and guidance

Here you will find some useful SEND Legislation and Guidance documents


Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice: 0 to 25 years

Statutory guidance for organisations which work with and support children and young people who have special educational needs or disabilities.

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SEN Regulations


Equality Act 2010: guidance

Information and guidance on the Equality Act 2010, including age discrimination and public sector Equality Duty.

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Statutory guidance - School suspensions and expulsions

Guidance on the suspension and expulsion of pupils from local-authority-maintained schools, academies and pupil referral units.

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Children and Families Act 2014


Statutory guidance - Transport to education and training for people aged 16 and over

Statutory guidance for local authorities on supplying transport to students and trainees aged 16 and over.

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The Special Educational Needs and Disability (First-tier Tribunal Recommendations Power) Regulations 2017