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Dear Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council,

How many applications did Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council receive for children to get Education, Health and Care Plan assessments in 2019, 2018 & 2017?
How many of these applications were refused in 2019, 2018 & 2017?
How many of these applications led to Education, Health and Care Plan assessments taking place, in 2019, 2018 & 2017?
How many Education, Health and Care Plans were issued by Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council in 2019, 2018 & 2017?

Yours faithfully,

Michael Gaffney

FOI Officer, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

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FOI Officer, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Gaffney,

 

I am writing in response to your request for information (ref FOI 5745394
).

 

The relevant Council Service(s) has searched for the requested information
and our response is as follows.

                                  

How many applications did Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council receive
for children to get Education, Health and Care Plan assessments in 2019,
2018 & 2017?

How many of these applications were refused in 2019, 2018 & 2017?

How many of these applications led to Education, Health and Care Plan
assessments taking place, in 2019, 2018 & 2017?

How many Education, Health and Care Plans were issued by Stockport
Metropolitan Borough Council in 2019, 2018 & 2017?

 

See table below for information.

 

  2017 2018 2019 Service Area Comments
How many applications did
Stockport Metropolitan Borough
Council receive for children
to get Education, Health and
Care Plan assessments in 2019,
2018 & 2017? 286 247 337 From SEN2 returns
How many of these applications
were refused in 2019, 2018 &
2017? 72 36 51 From SEN2 returns
How many of these applications This assumes that
led to Education, Health and applications, less those
Care Plan assessments taking refused equals the number of
place, in 2019, 2018 & 2017? applications leading to
214 211 286 assessment.
How many Education, Health and
Care Plans were issued by
Stockport Metropolitan Borough
Council in 2019, 2018 & 2017? 216 205 251 From SEN2 returns

 

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