Hope Epsom and Hope Guildford Amalgamation Statutory Notice

Closed 16 Nov 2015

Opened 12 Oct 2015


Notice is given in accordance with section 19(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006, as amended by the Education Act 2011, that Surrey County Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to the Hope Service.

The two Hope Centres, located in Epsom and Guildford, are currently registered as two separate Pupil Referral Units.  It is proposed that the two centres are amalgamated from 1 January 2016 to form a single establishment operating over the two sites.

All applicable statutory requirements to consult in connection with the proposals have been complied with.  Surrey County Council will implement the proposal.

Copies of the complete proposal can be found below.

Within four weeks after the date of publication of the proposal any person may object to or make comments on the proposal by sending the representations to:

Julie Beckett, Surrey County Council, Room 326, County Hall, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN

Why We Are Consulting

We have undertaken a consultation on this proposal to amalgamate Hope Epsom and Hope Guildford and are now publishing statutory notices. The Related Documents below contains the full and shortened notices.

Please let us know what you think about the proposals

- either by completing the Online Survey

- or by using the response form in the Related Documents below.

The deadline for returning/submitting consultation responses is 5pm on Monday 16 November 2015.


  • Elmbridge
  • Epsom and Ewell
  • Guildford
  • Mole Valley
  • Reigate and Banstead
  • Runnymede
  • Spelthorne
  • Surrey Heath
  • Tandridge


  • Young people
  • Children in care
  • Parents
  • Teachers
  • Social workers
  • Youth workers
  • Health professionals working with children
  • Councillors, MPs
  • Carers
  • Headteachers
  • Health providers
  • Voluntary, community and faith sector organisations


  • Schools
  • 0-5 year olds
  • 6-11 year olds
  • 12-19 year olds
  • Commissioning
  • Looked After Children and Care Leavers
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Disabilities
  • Parents and families
  • Staff
  • Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health
  • Safeguarding children