Decision details

6 monthly Adoption report

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Members received a report from the Head of Service for the Regional Adoption Agency (RAA) which provided a review of adoption activity for the first six months of 2023/24. It included Blackburn with Darwen (BwD) children specific information. This report fulfilled the obligations in Adoption National Minimum Standards (2011) and Adoption Service Statutory Guidance (2011) Adoption and Children Act 2002 to report to the Executive of the Local Authority. The data and information within the report was accurate as of 30th Sept 2023.




That the Executive Board:


1)    Read and consider the content of the report.

2)    Recommend any aspects of consideration, amendment or clarification as required.

Report author: Amy Brooks

Publication date: 12/04/2024

Date of decision: 11/04/2024

Decided at meeting: 11/04/2024 - Executive Board

Effective from: 13/04/2024

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