FOI release

FOI: Social care dataset as at 31 March 2018

Independent fostering agencies, voluntary adoption agencies, local authority adoption agencies and local authority fostering agencies in England.


FOI: Social care dataset as at 31 March 2018

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Some information which is requested is exempt from disclosure to the public under the Freedom of Information Act; it is therefore not appropriate for this information to be made available. Examples of information which it is not appropriate to make available include the locations of women’s refuges, some military bases and all children’s homes and the personal data of providers and staff. Ofsted also considers that the names and addresses of registered childminders are their personal data, and it is not appropriate to make these publicly available unless those individuals have given their explicit consent to do so. This information has therefore not been included.

Date of next update: 2019

Published 11 September 2018