Decision details

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) Annual Report

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Learning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


For the Executive Member to approve the LADO Annual Report


The Executive Member for Children and Young People received the annual report of the LADO and  notes the key messages and recommendations made.

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure ongoing accountability of the LADO in line with statutory duties, and to promote the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people by ensuring that professionals who work with them are safe and competent to do so.


Alternative options considered:

None considered as production of such report is in line with statutory guidance.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Financial Impact: None

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: nO

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director: People

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Not applicable


Not applicable

Contact: Gary Campbell, Quality Improvement Consultant Email:

Publication date: 16/12/2019

Date of decision: 16/12/2019

Effective from: 25/12/2019

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