Consultation: Additional Learning Needs draft code

Status: CLOSED
Published: 12 Feb 2019 00:00
Source: Welsh Government

The Welsh Government would like views on the draft additional learning needs (ALN) code and the policy intent for a number of other proposed regulations. The ALN statutory framework replaces legislation on special education needs and the assessment of children and young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities in post-16 education and training. The Welsh Government are consulting on:

  • the draft ALN code
  • draft regulations relating to the Education Tribunal for Wales and ALN co-ordinators
  • revisions to the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 Part 6 Code of Practice – Looked After and Accommodated Children.

Please find the consultation document and associated documents on the Welsh Government website here:

Please email feedback and comments by Friday 8 March 2019 via email to or using the ‘Have Your Say’ page on the above tab.


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