New ALN Act

Additional Learning Needs and Education Tribunal Act (Wales) 2018

Legislation to create a new approach to supporting learners with additional learning needs (ALN) was was passed on 24 January 2018 - that is the Additional Learning Needs and Education Tribunal Act (Wales) 2018.

The new legislation which will transform the additional learning needs system in Wales by providing better support to children and young people. These changes will be implemented from September 2021 onwards.

The Welsh Government have created a video and information leaflets to help explain the changes.

 

 Letter for Parents/Carers (February 2021) - The system for supporting children and young people with special educational needs and disability in Wales is changing. This letter explains what these changes will mean.