Policy paper

The protection of children in England: government response

This publication was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

This document outlines the government's plan of action for changes which Lord Laming recommended for the universal protection of children.



This document sets out the government’s detailed response to Lord Laming’s 2009 report, The protection of children in England: a progress report, which provided analysis and a comprehensive set of recommendations to ensure best practice for the protection of children is universally applied.