Consultation outcome

Special educational needs (SEN) code of practice: under-16s

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The government response to this consultation was published as part of the response to the consultation on the ‘Special educational needs and disability (SEND) code of practice and regulations’.

Original consultation


We’re consulting young people on a new code of practice and on replacing SEN statements with 0 to 25 education, health and care plans.

This consultation ran from

Consultation description

The government is changing the law on special educational needs (SEN) and has written a draft code of practice. Now we want to hear what young people think about the areas it covers.


Published 18 October 2013