Freedom of information request response - 06323

FOI request

FOI ID number
Education health and care plan assessments

I am writing to you under the freedom of information act 2000 to request the following information from you:

How many requests for EHCP assessments have been made in 23/07/2018-23/07/2019?

How many plans were created in this period?

How many assessments were refused at initial request?

How many plans were released after the statutory 20 week deadline?

How much was spent on EHCP mediation during 23/07/2018-23/07/2019?

How many EHCP mediation sessions were completed?

How many applications for appeal to first tier tribunal regarding change to content or name of provision in an EHCP were lodged during 23/07/2018-23/07/2019?

How many first tier tribunals went ahead?

How many were in favour of the LA?

What was the cost to the LA of processing the paperwork involved with, and attending tribunals during 23/07/2018-23/07/2019?

Our response


Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for schools, social services, children’s services or hospitals.

Go to Freedom of Information on Cumbria County Council’s website to make your FOI request.

Response date
07 August 2019