How SEN funding works

Early years settings, Schools and Colleges consider how best to use their resources to support the progress of children with SEN.


Schools apply termly for a new or to change a high needs funding banding and this is done separately to the EHC process – this funding is for all children with complex needs whether they have an EHC plan or not. 

Read more about the high needs funding process in Suffolk

Find out more about the various levels of funding (banding descriptors)