Independent SEND Provision approved by DfE

Section 41 of the Children and Families Act 2014 allows the Secretary of State for Education to publish a list of approved independent special schools. These schools and post-16 provisions can only be included on the list with their consent. 

Find a list of all independent schools and colleges for children with special educational needs or disability/SEND (external link). This list includes:

*Please note that any independent special school that is not listed under Section 41, the Local Authority has no obligation to consider this educational setting*