Guide: The Single Route of Redress for EHCPs

When can a parent or young person request recommendations about the health and social care elements of an EHC plan?

You can request the Tribunal makes recommendations about the health and/or social care aspects of EHC plans as part of an appeal relating to:
• the description of the child/young person’s special educational needs in an EHC
plan
• the special educational provision specified in an EHC plan
• the school or other educational institution named in an EHC plan
• a decision by the local authority not to issue an EHC plan
• a decision by the local authority not to carry out a re-assessment for a child/young
person who has an EHC plan
• a decision by the local authority not to amend an EHC plan following a review or
re-assessment
• a decision by the local authority to cease to maintain an EHC plan