National review of care planning for children and young people subject to Public Law Outline pre proceedings
Three inspectors visited Caerphilly, Conwy, Pembrokeshire, the City and County of Swansea, Torfaen and Wrexham between May and August 2016.
- There should be a systematic approach to ensuring that the threshold for PLO pre-proceedings has been reached.
- There should be effective arrangements in place to inform parents and carers about the PLO arrangements and what this process means.
- Care planning arrangements should support timely permanence for children and young people to achieve good outcomes.
Reference to ‘Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales’ (CSSIW) in the documents on this page should be read as ‘Care Inspectorate Wales'.