First-tier Tribunal (Special Educational Needs and Disability)
Statutory Basis: Section 333 of the Education Act 1996 or s.28H of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995
Description: Administered by the Tribunals Service. Considers parent's appeals against decisions of Local Education Authorities on assessment and statements of special educational needs.
Jurisdiction: England only
Statistical data for 2008/09 Financial Year
Judicial Pool: 160
Days Sat: 3,988
Success Rate: no information available
Oral Hearings: 100%
Waiting Times: no information available
Notes: These figures are for England only.