Multi-agency assurance panels: process guidance

This document provides the Multi-Agency Assurance Panel (MAAP) chairs and panel members with guidance regarding the role of, and the process for, undertaking MAAPs.


Multi-agency assurance panels: process guidance

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This guidance complements the Competent Authority guidance which provides information for staff in the Single Competent Authority within the Home Office to help them decide whether a person referred under the National Referral Mechanism (NRM) is a victim of modern slavery.

Published 5 June 2019