Consultation outcome

Child protection services: joint agency reviews

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The government response to the consultation, including a summary of the responses we received.

Original consultation


We are seeking views on proposed amendments to the Children Act 2004 (Joint Area Reviews) Regulations 2005.

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Consultation description

We invite your views on arrangements for:

  • producing a report following a joint review
  • a written response from agencies, subject to review.

The reviews will be conducted jointly by:

  • Ofsted
  • HMIC
  • HMIP
  • the Care Quality Commission

The Children Act 2004 (Joint Area Reviews) Regulations 2005 set out how agencies work to protect children and young people.


Published 15 July 2015
Last updated 15 October 2015 + show all updates
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