We want your views on the draft additional learning needs (ALN) code and the policy intent for a number of other proposed regulations.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
22 March 2019
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

The additional learning needs (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. 

We 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.

We are holding regional consultation events, register and secure your free place at an event near you.

Consultation documents

Consultation document
, file type: PDF, file size: 623 KB

PDF
623 KB
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Consultation document for children and young people
, file type: PDF, file size: 378 KB

PDF
378 KB
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Consultation document: easy read
, file type: PDF, file size: 10 MB

PDF
10 MB
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Draft: Additional Learning Needs Code for Wales
, file type: PDF, file size: 4 MB

PDF
4 MB
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Draft: Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator (Wales) Regulations 2019
, file type: PDF, file size: 100 KB

PDF
100 KB
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Draft: Education Tribunal for Wales Regulations 2019
, file type: PDF, file size: 444 KB

PDF
444 KB
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Draft: The Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 – Part 6 Code of Practice (Looked After and Accommodated Children)
, file type: PDF, file size: 1 MB

PDF
1 MB
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Integrated impact assessment: draft ALN Code and revised Part 6 Code
, file type: PDF, file size: 320 KB

PDF
320 KB
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Integrated impact assessment: Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator (ALNCo) Regulations 2019
, file type: PDF, file size: 304 KB

PDF
304 KB
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Integrated impact assessment: Draft Education Tribunal for Wales Regulations
, file type: PDF, file size: 318 KB

PDF
318 KB
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How to respond

Submit your comments by 22 March 2019, in any of the following ways:

Online form

Post

Download the response form.

Download the response form for children and young people

Download the easy read response form

Complete and return to:

Additional Learning Needs Transformation Team
Support for Learners Division
Education Directorate
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ