Issue details

Banded Funding for SEND and EHCP

The purpose of this report is to outline proposed changes to the way in which we fund support for children with additional needs, including Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The report explains how we propose to adjust funding models to support early intervention and reduce pressures on statutory processes.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/02/2021

Decision due: 24 Mar 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Richard Boyles, Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Children's Safeguarding and Early Years, Cllr Patrick Molyneux, Cabinet Member for Economy, Education and Skills

Background papers

  • Annex A Banded Funding Summary report (end of cabinet report)  
  • Annex B Banded Funding Equality Impact Assessment (end of cabinet report)  
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