Number of EHCP issued within the 20 week timeframe

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Dear Nottinghamshire County Council,

Please could you advise me how many EHCP's were completed within the 20 week time frame for the calender years of 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and for the current year 2018.

Yours faithfully,

Karen Calladine

FOI, Nottinghamshire County Council

Dear Ms Calladine


Thank you for your request for information relating to the number of EHCPs issued. Your request was received on 25 January 2018 and we are dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

You will receive the information you have requested within 20 working days beginning the day following receipt of your request, unless the Council does not hold the information or there is a reason for it to be withheld. Therefore, you should receive a response by 22 February 2018

In some circumstances a fee may be payable to cover the cost of copying and postage and if that is the case we will let you know before we proceed with your request.

If you have any queries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Further information about your rights is also available from the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Tel: 0303 123 1113 or 01625 54 57 45

Yours sincerely

Freedom of Information Act Team
Resources Department
Nottinghamshire County Council

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FOI, Nottinghamshire County Council

Dear Ms Calladine,

Thank you for you recently submitted Freedom of information Request.
I am now able to provide you with the information supplied by the relevant department, as follows:

Please note, we have included both with and without exceptions as this is how it is reported in our annual government return (SEN2). The 2017 figure may change slightly from this when we submit our figures as they are currently being worked on and not due to be finalised until 1 March.

We have also included the link below to the DfE statistical release which is published around the end of May each year which you may find useful and has a breakdown by local authority.

Calendar Year Excluding Exception Including Exceptions
2014 41/41 (EHCPs only) 41/41 (EHCPs only)
2015 260/263 260/280
2016 232/256 232/265
2017 106/248 110/300
2018 (Jan only) 1/9 1/12 Table 8

I hope this now satisfies your request, and should you have any further enquiries please do not hesitate to contact me directly on the details below.

In addition to the this and for future reference Nottingham County Council regularly publishes previous FOIR,s and answers on its website, under Disclosure logs. (see link)

You can use the search facility using keywords.

If you wish to raise any concerns about the way your request was dealt with, then please write to the Team Manager, Complaints and Information, County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QP or e-mail [Nottinghamshire County Council request email] quoting the reference number above.

Kind Regards

Janet Lowe

Complaints, Information & Mediation Officer.
Complaints and Information Team
Resources Department
Nottinghamshire County Council
County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QP

Tel: 01159 774137

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