Decision details

Adopt London East

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet will be asked to approve the Adopt London East Regional Adoption Agency business case.





1.    Approved the business case at appendix A to this report to proceed with an East London Regional Adoption Agency led by the London Borough of Havering to commence by July 2019 agree the budget commitment set out in the body of the report;


2.    Delegated authority for the implementation of the project to the Director for Children Services including but not limited to entering into partnering agreements, agreeing the final terms of any Inter-authority risk and partnership sharing agreement and agreeing and arranging TUPE of staff between the authorities.

Report author: Robert South

Publication date: 17/01/2019

Date of decision: 16/01/2019

Decided at meeting: 16/01/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 24/01/2019

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