Clear guidelines should be set out governing the circumstances in which information about a young person can be shared between agencies without their permission, to ensure that young people’s right to privacy and confidentiality is respected unless they are at substantial and immediate risk of harm.

Date:
6 Aug 2016 and also on: 7 December 2013 and 25 September 2012
Level:
Recommendation
Subject:
Social Security
Agreement:
N/A
Notes:

Surveymonkey and Dialogue Groups – Children and Young People Bill response.

Extended by Convenors Group on 6 August 2017.