Open Consultation

Secure accommodation and placements of children out of area

Summary 
We want your views on amendments to regulations made under the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014.
Consultation End Date 
27 November 2017
69 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 4 September 2017

Documents

Consultation document
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Revision of Chapter 7: Secure Accommodation (draft for consultation)
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The Care Planning, Placement and Case Review (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2018
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The Children (Secure Accommodation) (Wales) Regulations 2017
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on changes to local authorities’ duties in relation to cross-border placements in secure accommodation, and other out of area placements for looked after children.  

The changes cover secure placements in Scotland and notification of emergency out of area placements

How to respond
Please submit your comments by 27 November 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form

Complete and return to 

lookedafterchildren@gov.wales

Post 

Download the response form

Complete and return to:

Improving Outcomes for Looked After Children
Social Services and Integration Directorate
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ

Help and support 

For more information about this consultation e-mail lookedafterchildren@gov.wales