FOI Request - Unauthorised School Absences - Fines
1. How many fines were issued by your local authority against parents of children who had taken unauthorised school absences in:
o The 2013/14 school year?
o The 2012/13 school year?
o The 2011/12 school year?
2. Please give details of how much each parent was fined in each of those three school years and the total amount of money collected by your local authority from such fines.
3. What were the reasons given by parents for the children taking unauthorised absences from school?
4. Did any of the cases at your local authority result in court action against the parent?
There have been no fines or court actions in the last 3 years.