Freedom of information response

Children in care placed in our area by other Local Authorities info

Publication date: 
Friday 6 March 2020
Request: 

The Arrangements for Placement of Children (General) Regulations 1991 and the Care, Planning, Placement and Case Review (England) Regulations 2010 and 2013 Amendments require us to maintain a register of all children in care placed in our area by other Local Authorities.
As part of our process we contact Local Authorities twice a year to check the information we hold on the register is accurate.

Under the Freedom of Information Act we would like to request the following information.

1. Does your Local Authority respond to this type of request?
2. If yes; what is the correct email address to send these requests to?
3. If yes; what is the time frame for responding to these request?

Response: 

1. yes

2. fostering.duty@thurrock.gov.uk

3. Within 2 working days

You are free to use any information supplied to you for your own use, including non-commercial research purposes.  However, any other type of re-use, for example, by publishing the information or issuing copies to the public will require the permission of the copyright owner.

Where the copyright is owned by Thurrock Council, you must apply to the Council to re-use the information.  Please email information.matters@thurrock.gov.uk if you wish to re-use the information you have been supplied. For information where the copyright is owned by another person or organisation, you must apply to the copyright owner to obtain their permission.

Request reference:
FOI 9801