Practice Statement authorising Registrars, Tribunal Caseworkers and authorised HESC Staff Members to carry out judicial functions

This Practice Statement replaces the previous Practice Statement for Special Educational Needs, Care Standards and Primary Health Lists cases dated 22 June 2011.

The Senior President of Tribunals hereby approves that a member of staff appointed under section 40(1) of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 may carry out the following functions of the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber of the First-tier Tribunal under the Tribunal Procedure (First-tier Tribunal) (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber) Rules 2008 in relation to Special Educational Needs and Disability, Care Standards or Primary Health Lists cases to the extent that that member of staff has been authorised to exercise those functions by the Chamber President or Deputy Chamber President….