Guidance on deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS) as a result of the Supreme Court judgments.
PDF, 395KB, 15 pages
The Department has updated its guidance as a result of Supreme Court judgments which have significant implications for the use of deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS).
This also includes examples of actions taken by local partners in responding to increased numbers of DoLS applications.
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