- Department for Education, Department of Health, Home Office, Ministry of Justice, Department for Communities and Local Government, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, and Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
- Part of:
- Safeguarding children
- 25 October 2017
- Applies to:
We invite views on changes to the statutory guidance Working Together to Safeguard Children, new child death review guidance and new regulations.
This consultation is being held on another website.
This consultation closes at
We 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
- new child death review guidance
These 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.