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Asbestos management -

To assist headteachers and other key personnel with the management of asbestos in school and with completing their LAMP, a number of workshops are available to book.


Element 3 funding application form

This page is for schools and early years settings that want to apply for additional funding to support a child or young person with special education needs who does not have an Education Health and Care Plan.

Further information

Prior to applying for Element 3 funding, schools and settings are expected to have met all of the requirements of elements 1 and 2 - more information about the exact requirements can be found in the following document.

If you feel you have met the Element 1 and 2 criteria and wish to apply for Element 3 funding then please complete the application form below (please note, requests for Element 3 funding will not normally be considered where a statutory Education, Health and Care assessment is being undertaken):

Completing the Element 3 Funding Application

  1. Pre F1, F1 and F2 - Click here to download the form

  2. Years 1 to 11 - Click here to download the form

  3. Send the completed form, with supporting evidence, to

    Special Education Service
    1st Floor
    10 York Road
    LE1 5TS

Or  send us your completed form and attachments via AnyComms+*

 *Please ensure that you select SES as the service for submission of attachments via AnyComms Plus. If you encounter difficulties with AnyComms Plus please contact application support on 0116 454 1110

Reviewing and re-applying for Element 3 funding

If an existing allocation is coming to an end, you can apply for it to continue by completing the relevant re-application form. These can be found below.

1) Pre F1, F1 and F2 re-application form

2) Years 1 to 11 re-application form

Contact us:

If you need help with the forms, or more information on the process, please contact Special Education Service on 0116 454 2050.


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