Attendance Specialist Team Essential Documents, Guidance and Templates
Page last updated: 27/04/2022
Maximising Attendance Bulletin
Guidance and Information
Your School Attendance Policy
Letters and Forms
Unauthorised holidays or unauthorised leave of absence
Legal Action and Referrals
All information relating to Legal Action for school absence, including referral forms and the Essex Code of Conduct can be found under the Education Compliance and Attendance Compliance – Penalty Notices / Prosecutions area of Essex School’s Infolink.
For important updates and changes relating to Attendance and Legal Action, please visit their Important updates for schools section. It is recommended you do this prior to making a referral.
A referral cannot be made if a Legal Action Warning Letter (LAWL) has not been issued in the previous 18 calendar weeks.