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Safeguarding Policy

The Council has a statutory duty to ensure that children, young people and vulnerable adults are safeguarded. The Council has a Safeguarding policy that is refreshed on a 2 yearly basis. The last refresh was carried out in Autumn 2019 and the policy now requires an update. This report introduces the revised policy and includes information on new duties and changes to practice.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/08/2021

Decision due: November 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Communities

Lead director: Director - Corporate Services

Contact: Jyotsna Leney, Health, Wellbeing and Partnership Senior Specialist Email:

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