Extension of transfer times in effect from today
From today the government have extend the maximum timescale for transferring individual statements from 16 to 20 weeks.
To support this, the Department for Education have released new guidance for:
- local authorities
- organisations involved in assessments of SEND
- providers of services for children and young people with SEND
- early years settings
- further education and training providers
You can access the updated guidance here.
Released On 1st Sep 2015