Improvement notice issued to Darlington borough council

Improvement notice issued by DfE due to poor children’s services performance.



This improvement notice required the council to take steps to improve its children’s social care services.

It followed a report by Ofsted which judged the overall effectiveness of children’s services in Darlington borough council to be inadequate.

The improvement notice was lifted on 21 May 2018.

Published 30 October 2015
Last updated 21 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added date when the improvement notice was lifted.
  2. First published.