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Children in need census 2017 to 2018: guide

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

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This guide is for local authorities preparing a children in need census 2017 to 2018 return.

It includes information on:

  • submission deadlines
  • validation checks
  • year-on-year checks
  • data modules

Read more guidance on submitting data for the children in need census.

Published 21 October 2016
Last updated 28 March 2018 + show all updates
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