This consultation ended 16 August 2018.

Consultation period:
24 May 2018 to 16 August 2018
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Details of outcome

Summary of responses
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Original consultation

We are seeking your views on changes to the regulation of fostering services in Wales.

Consultation documents

Consultation document
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Annex A
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Statutory Guidance and Code of Practice
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Regulations
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Additional information

This consultation seeks your views on a new set of fostering regulations to replace The Fostering Services (Wales) Regulations 2003. 

The proposed regulations include:

  • requirements upon local authority fostering services 
  • requirements upon independent fostering agencies 
  • a revised process for approving  foster parents. 

We are also seeking your views on draft statutory guidance and a code of practice to accompany the regulations. 

We are holding information events: 

  • Wrexham 16 July 2018
  • Cardiff 19 July 2018

To attend contact RISCAct2016@gov.wales by Friday 6 July. 

Spaces are limited and subject to availability.