Nationally, new legislation has been introduced for Special Educational Needs. Please refer to:

In relation to Blind and Vision Impaired (BVI):

For Cumbria County Council guidelines and policies relating to BVI please refer to the County's SEN handbook.

For national policies relating to BVI it may be helpful to consider information provided by the Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) and the National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP) at the links below: