What do we offer?

The pages shown at the left-hand side detail the sorts of services that SEND Consultancy Service can offer.

  • Parent carer
  • Schools
  • Training

However, SEND Consultancy Service is happy to talk about any related area that you believe we may be able to help you with.


Price structure from September 1 2021 till August 31 2022

Initial Contact


The first 30 minutes is free but any contact thereafter is chargeable.


Case Consideration:


If you would like me to look over the case prior to any further action this is at a cost of £100.00.


Preparation of the following letters:

  • Requests for Education, Health and Care (EHC) needs assessment
  • Formal Complaints and response to complaint investigation outcomes
  • Local Government Ombudsman
  • School complaints
  • Challenges to LA decisions


Charged at £125.00 per letter but this does not include any emails or telephone calls which are charged at:


Telephone calls:

At a rate of £90.00/hr


At a rate of £90/hr


Checking draft and final Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plans:

The draft EHC Plan without any reports          £350.00

The draft EHC Plan and reports                      £450.00


Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunals:

Refusal to assess                                 £900.00

Refusal to issue an EHC Plan              £1 350.00

Cease to maintain an EHC Plan           £1 550.00

Sections B and F                                  £2 250.00

Sections B, F and I                               £3 000.00

         Education Health and Social Care.       £3 500.00


Payment is in three instalments with the first instalment being in advance and then monthly thereafter.


The above does not include attendance at any meetings or representation at the Tribunal hearing.


Attendance at Hearing:

£650.00 for a full day plus travel cost of 45 pence per mile or public transport fee.


Attendance at meetings:

Examples include:

  • Annual reviews
  • Mediation
  • Negotiations/discussions with LA
  • Exclusions
  • School meetings

Charged as sessions of:

Half Day:

£325.00 plus travel cost of 45 pence per mile or public transport fee.


Full Day:

£650.00 plus travel cost of 45 pence per mile or public transport fee.


Matters outside of those detailed above including issues relating to Social Care or Health:

Hourly rate of                          £90.00 per hour which is the same for travelling time.

Mileage at                               45 pence per mile or public transport fee.    

Telephone calls                       At a rate of £90.00/hr

Emails                                     At a rate of £90.00/hr


Special Educational Needs and Disability Consultancy Service

16 Scholars Drive

HU5 2DB 

Email: admin@sendconsultancyservice.co.uk

Phone: 01482 572698

Mob: 07949 923476


Or use our contact form.


You have always been an absolute pleasure to deal with; very efficient and very courteous.

Barrister Chambers Clerk

I actually managed to win one of those Tribunals that I did...thanks very much for all your advice and support.

LA Officer

I know parents have always found your approach very fair and they have a lot of time and respect for you.

Regional Director (National Charity)


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