Children’s social care exemptions extended after consultation


The Department for Education has extended a handful of controversial exemptions to children’s social care regulations until March 2021 following a public consultation.

Exemptions have been used more than 380 times by 80 local authorities, the government has said. Picture: Adobe Stock
Exemptions have been used more than 380 times by 80 local authorities, the government has said. Picture: Adobe Stock

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