Guidance

Local Authority Pupil Planning Areas

Departmental guidance for local authorities on how pupil planning areas should be structured to ensure basic need is accurately reflected.

The purpose of this guidance is to provide information on how pupil place planning areas should be structured to ensure basic need is accurately reflected and reported to the Secretary of State. It focusses on the factors local authorities should consider if they are reviewing their current pupil place planning area structure and the department’s process for approving any changes.

Local Authority Pupil Planning Areas (PDF, 578KB, 23 pages)

Published 29 March 2018