A local education authority may properly take into account the financial resources available to it when setting the norm of standards of service and then apply that norm.
Times 02-Oct-1997,  EWCA Civ 2278
Education Act 1993 298
England and Wales
Appeal from – Regina v East Sussex County Council ex parte Beth Tandy Admn 23-Apr-1997
Appealed to – Regina v East Sussex County Council ex parte Beth Tandy Admn 23-Apr-1997
Appeal from – Regina v East Sussex County Council Ex Parte Tandy HL 21-May-1998
A Local Authority may not take its own financial constraints into account when assessing what was an appropriate education for a child in special needs case. It was wrong to try to turn a statutory duty into a power or a discretion. Ordinarily cost, . .
These lists may be incomplete.
Updated: 23 April 2021; Ref: scu.142675