This consultation ended 25 October 2019.
The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.
We are seeking your views on draft statutory guidance to help local authorities identify children not at school and to ensure they are receiving a suitable education.
We are consulting on:
1. Draft statutory guidance to support local authorities to assess the suitability of education provided to children who are;
- not on any school roll,
- not in education other than at school (EOTAS), and
- not receiving a suitable education.
2. A handbook of advice and information for home educating families or those thinking of home educating.