All information relating to Legal Action for school absence can be found under the Attendance Compliance Team (ACT) area of Essex School's Infolink.
Prior to making a referral it is recommended schools consult the Referral Checklist developed by the Attendance Compliance Team. Once a referral has been made, please contact the Attendance Compliance Team direct.
A referral cannot be made if a Legal Action Warning Letter (LAWL) has not been issued in the previous 18 calendar weeks.
Irregular School Attendance and Unauthorised Lateness Referrals
Unauthorised Leave of Absence Referrals
Exclusion Penalty Notice Referrals