Disability rights and responsibilities in schools
Every child should have access to education. This page explains the laws in place to make sure students with disabilities have the right to take part in education on the same basis as their peers.
Reasonable school adjustments for disability
To make sure your child has the same learning opportunities as children without disability, an education provider must make reasonable adjustments.
Supporting your child with additional needs
Advice for parents of students with additional needs who do not attend a specialist school.
Making school buildings and equipment accessible
Schools can apply for funding to improve access, provide specialised equipment and assistive technologies, and create learning spaces that cater for individual needs.
Reviewed 17 March 2022