Consultation Responses

Through our Policy Committees and specific policy leads, ADCS regularly submits responses to public consultations relevant to children and young people.

The responses listed below are in date order, with most recent submissions at the top of the list. Older responses will be archived but are available by request.



2014 Consultaion Responses

ADCS response to the consultation on Knowledge and Skills for child and family social work
October 2014


ADCS response to the consultation on integrated inspections of services for children in need of help and protection, children looked after and care leavers and the joint reviews of LSCBs
September 2014


The response from LGA can be found here. The response from the Assoc of LSCB Chairs can be found here.


ADCS response to consultation on powers to delegate children's social care functions
June 2014


ADCS response to Ofsted consultation on the introduction of separate graded judgements on early school years and the sixth form from September 2014
May 2014


ADCS response to consultation on statutory guidance on court orders and pre-proceedings
March 2014


ADCS response to consultation on the details of a new criminal offence of ill treatment or wilful neglect of users of health and social care services
March 2014


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