How to Appeal


If you are unhappy about a decision the Local Authority has made about your child's special educational needs, in many cases you can appeal.


What is SENDIST and the Appeal system?  See here.


Who can appeal?  See here.


When and What you can appeal.  See here.


What is mediation?


Downloading the right appeal form for your appeal.  See here.


Completing the appeal form.  See here.


How to use the appeal process effectively.  See here


You are strongly advised to seek advice from one of the organisations listed under Sources of Help.  The information in this section and all other sections of this website cannot be regarded as legal advice in regard to any individual case.


Who can appeal?