Transfer from another local authority

When notification is received from another authority, the co-ordinator, children services must communicate to the originating authority the expectation that the following should happen:

      • Relevant papers will be sent to the receiving co-ordinator, children services as detailed in the last section
      • The child protection conference will be held in a location which facilitates the attendance of the family and the agencies within the receiving authority
      • The case file including reports will be handed over to the receiving team at the point of transfer
      • De-registration cannot be considered at the transfer child protection conference.