Making a request for an EHC needs assessment (template letter)

All of the parts of this letter in bold will need to be changed or deleted so that they are relevant to your situation.

Below is a template letter for you to adapt and use to request an EHCNA – Education, Health and Care needs assessment. Please email us at for an email version.

Surrey’s Local Offer page has some more information about needs assessments.

The LA contact email for the first six of an EHCP journey (EHC needs assessment) is

Template Letter