Data collection for looked-after children

Submitting data. Validation rules, technical specification.

  1. Children in need census 2017 to 2018: guide

    Guide for local authorities submitting children in need census 2017 to 2018 returns.

  2. Children in need census 2017 to 2018: reports specifications

    Specifications of the children in need census reports that local authorities can run in COLLECT.

  3. Children in need census 2017 to 2018: specification

    Specification and validation rules for local authorities and software suppliers preparing for the 2017 to 2018 children in need census.

  4. Children in need census 2018 to 2019: guide

    Guide for local authorities submitting data for the children in need census 2018 to 2019 returns.

  5. Children in need census 2018 to 2019: reports specifications

    Specifications of the children in need census reports that local authorities can run in COLLECT.

  6. Children in need census 2018 to 2019: specification

    Specification and validation rules for local authorities and software suppliers preparing for the 2017 to 2018 children in need census.

  7. Children in need census: closed collections

    Documents for software suppliers and anyone else interested in past collections of the annual children in need census.

  8. Children in need census: guide to submitting data

    How local authorities should collect data from social care services to complete the annual children in need census.

  9. Children looked after return 2017 to 2018: guide

    Guide for local authorities submitting the children looked after data return for the year 2017 to 2018.

  10. Children looked after return 2018 to 2019: guide

    Guide for local authorities submitting the children looked after data return for the year 2018 to 2019.

  11. Children looked after return: closed collections

    Documents for software suppliers and anyone else interested in past children looked after data returns from local authorities.

  12. Children looked after return: guide to submitting data

    How local authorities should collect and submit data for the annual children looked after return (also known as SSDA903).

  13. CIN census: factors identified at the end of assessment - guide

    Guide that helps local authority social workers report statutory assessment outcomes to us through the children in need (CIN) census.

  14. CLA return 2017 to 2018: technical specification

    Data submission specifications for the children looked after (CLA) return for 2017 to 2018.

  15. CLA return 2018 to 2019: technical specification

    Data submission specifications for the children looked after (CLA) return for 2018 to 2019.