Coronavirus Act SEND easements

The Department for Education and the Secretary of State have invoked the easements to the provisions of the Children and Families Act 2014 contained in the Coronavirus Act 2020.

This means that some aspects of the law for children and young people with SEND are modified for a period of time to give local authorities and health commissioners more flexibility during the COVID 19 crisis.

You can find the guidance issued here

Further details are on the NNPCF website