Securing Sufficient Accommodation for Looked After Children

Statement and process for placement-finding

Guidance requires that, from April 2010, local authorities should include their plans for meeting the sufficiency, duty in the relevant commissioning strategies and that from April 2011, they must be in a position to secure, where reasonably practicably, sufficient accommodation for looked after children within their area.

This document sets out how East Riding of Yorkshire Council aims to meet the sufficiency duty and its priorities for action over the coming year:

Securing Sufficient Accommodation For Looked After Children Statement ( pdf 234kb)