Direction issued to Doncaster metropolitan borough council

Improvement direction for children’s social care services in Doncaster, and accompanying letter from Nicky Morgan to the Mayor of Doncaster.



The Secretary of State for Education and the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government have issued a further direction for improvement to Doncaster Council.

The direction requires the council to enter into and comply with the contract setting out their services agreement with Doncaster Children’s Services Trust. This follows previous directions issued in March 2013 and August 2013.

This direction has closed; a direction issued on 17 June 2016 replaces this direction.

Published 19 September 2014