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Out of authority placement

On this page you can read and download copies of of Gateshead Council's Out of Authority Placement Policy and Local Authority Service offer.

If a child is to be placed outside of Gateshead Council Local Authority, please complete the notification form and return it to the email address at the bottom of the page.

The notification letter below outlines the resources and facilities available to looked after children and young people who may be placed in Gateshead by other local authorities.

Icon for pdf Notification letter [81.08KB]

Icon for pdf Gateshead Council Out of Authority Placement Policy [974.08KB]

Icon for word Notification form [113.52KB]


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