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Published: 20th July 2016 at 9:00 am. Posted in News & Events.

HM Government have published an open consultation on Working Together to Safeguard Children: revisions to statutory guidance and new regulations.

The consultation closes at 11:45pm on 31 December 2017

HM Government are seeking views on:

  • significant revisions to Working Together to Safeguard Children, the statutory guidance on what’s expected of organisations to safeguard and promote the welfare of children
  • 2 sets of statutory instruments (regulations) needed to support the new arrangements

The revisions reflect the legislative changes introduced through the Children and Social Work Act 2017. Following this consultation, the government proposes to update and replace the current statutory guidance, Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015

Access to all the documents can be gained via the below link: