Issue details

Applications for care proceedings during Covid 19 pandemic

That new care proceedings will only be issued where the threshold for interim removal is met and there is an immediate risk of harm to a child (ren) if they were to remain in the care of parent/carer.
This shall be reviewed on a regular basis and in line with Government guidance regarding the restrictions as a result of COVID 19.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/05/2020

Decision due: 22 May 2020 by Director of Children and Families

Contact: Chris Baird, Director for children and families Email: Tel: 01432 260264.