Frequently asked questions

Annual Review Guidance for EHC plans

Annual Review guidance for Education, Health and Social Care plans

The following factsheet and guidance notes are intended to inform and support the Annual Review process.

Those who have an Education, Health and Social Care plan are entitled to an Annual Review at least annually.

To help parents and young people understand the process, Council for Disabled Children has produced an Annual Review Factsheet and timeline.

Annual Review Factsheet
This factsheet aims to provide an overview of the key duties which apply to Local Authorities, schools and education providers as set out in the Children & Families Act 2014

Annual Review Timeline
This guidance sets out the timetable for Annual Reviews in 5 steps