SEND Code of Practice: 0 to 25 years

Written by Department for Education and Department of HealthDate 29 Jul 2014

The new Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice provides statutory guidance on duties, policies and procedures relating to Part 3 of the Children and Families Act 2014 and associated regulations and applies to England.

This is crucial guidance for anyone working with or supporting children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. The Department for Education has also published guides on the Code of Practice for specific audiences including parents, young people and schools. You can find links to those guides below.