Skip to content

Officer Decisions

Head of Education and Learning - Sue Clarke

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

This is a decision regarding service of a School Attendance Order.

Decision Taken:

That Devon County Council serves the School Attendance Order.

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

The parent(s) having failed to satisfy the Council that their child is receiving an efficient full time education and having failed to register their child at a school in accordance with the notices served upon them in accordance with Section 437 of the Education Act 1996, the School Attendance Order is to be served requiring the parent(s) to cause their child to be registered at the school specified on the Order.

Contact for enquiries/further information:
Alison Withnell, Legal Proceedings and Penalty Notice Officer, Second Floor Milford House, Pynes Hill, Exeter EX2 5GF (Tel: 01392 880713 / Email:
Decision Date:
6 January 2015

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: