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SEND National Crisis Warwickshire
  
Information Management
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Telephone 01926 412211
Email xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx 
 
 
Please ask for Bruce Green 
 
 
 
 
Our ref: 6667772
Your ref: 
Date: 4th May 2021
 
Dear SEND National Crisis Warwickshire
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Your request for information has been considered by Warwickshire County Council 
under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 
 
I can confirm that some of the information you have requested is held by Warwickshire 
County Council.  However, please be advised we are unable to provide all of the 
information as you have requested.  
 
Please see below for further details and explanation. 
 
You asked us: 
 
We would like to receive information regarding WCC's activity and capital 
spending pursuant to SEND mediation and tribunals for each calendar year 
specified:
 
1. Number of SEND mediations filed with WCC in 2019?
 
57.  
2. Number of SEND mediations filed with WCC in 2020?
 
155.  
3. Number of SEND mediations filed with WCC in 2021?
 
  

107.  
4. Number of SEND mediations conceded by WCC prior to mediation date in 
2019?
 
3.  
5. Number of SEND mediations conceded by WCC prior to mediation date in 
2020?
 
18.  
6. Number of SEND mediations conceded by WCC prior to mediation date in 
2021?
 
9.   
7. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND mediations (conceded, won or lost) in 
2019?
 
2018/19  =  £33,553 
8. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND mediations (conceded, won or lost) in 
2020?
 
2019/20  =  £63,920 
9. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND mediations (conceded, won or lost) in 
2021?
 
2020/21  =  £100,589 
 
Please note:  Warwickshire County Council hold the Finance information required to 
answer questions 7, 8 and 9 by Financial Year, not Calendar Year as requested.   
10. Number of SEND tribunal appeals filed against WCC in 2019?
 
41.  
11. Number of SEND tribunal appeals filed against WCC in 2020?
 
15.  
12. Number of SEND tribunal appeals filed against WCC in 2021?
 
15.  
13. Number of SEND tribunals conceded by WCC prior to appeal date in 2019?
 
  

32.  
14. Number of SEND tribunals conceded by WCC prior to appeal date in 2020?
 
11.  
15. Number of SEND tribunals conceded by WCC prior to appeal date in 2021?
 
0.  
16. Number of SEND tribunals won by WCC in 2019?
 
1.  
17. Number of SEND tribunals won by WCC in 2020?
 
0.  
18. Number of SEND tribunals won by WCC in 2021?
 
0.  
19. Number of SEND tribunals lost by WCC in 2019?
 
6.  
20. Number of SEND tribunals lost by WCC in 2020?
 
3.  
21. Number of SEND tribunals lost by WCC in 2021?
 
0.  
22. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND tribunal appeals (conceded, won or lost) 
in 2019?
 
2018/19  =  £54,936 
23. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND tribunal appeals (conceded, won or lost) 
in 2020?
 
2019/20  =  £88,966 
24. Amount spent by WCC on all SEND tribunal appeals (conceded, won or lost) 
in 2021?
 
2020/21  =  £133,855 
 
Please note:  Warwickshire County Council hold the Finance information required to 
answer questions 22, 23 and 24 by Financial Year, not Calendar Year as requested.   
  

Yours faithfully. 
 
 
If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an 
internal review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within 40 days of the date 
of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to: 
 
Information Management 
Shire Hall 
Warwick 
CV34 4RL 
xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx
 
 
If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to 
apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.  The Information 
Commissioner can be contacted at: 
The Information Commissioner's Office 
Wycliffe House  
Water Lane  
Wilmslow  
Cheshire  
SK9 5AF 
Phone: 0303 123 1113  
Website: www.ico.gov.uk
 
I will now close your request as of this date.
 
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Bruce Green 
Information Rights Officer