Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Elective Home Education

BCP Council has a duty to be satisfied that all children are receiving a suitable education and that includes those being Electively Home Educated.  The Government's Department for Education provides guidance for parents and local authorities in relation to EHE and this advice can be found here:

Department for Education guidance for parents and local authorities

BCP Council has a policy on Elective Home Education.

View all details
Venue/Contact Details
BCP Council
Dolphin Centre
BH15 1SA
Area coverage
BCP Area
See Journey Planner on the right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
Times and Costs
Opening times:
If you have any further questions, or would like to discuss any aspect of Elective Home Education please contact us by email.
Further opening details:
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
This service is free.
SEND Local Offer SEND