FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

09 March 2022

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information regarding the average waiting time (number of days/weeks/months) for adopters.

 

(1) The total number of children adopted in each of the last 5 years. 

 

(2) The total number of children in foster care in each of the last 5 years. 

 

(3) The total number of children under the age of 10 adopted in each of the last 5 years. 

 

(4) The total number of children under the age of 10 in care in each of the last 5 years. 

 

(5) The average length of time from parents’ application to a completed adoption in each of the last 5 years. 

 

(6) The average length of time from parents’ application to a completed adoption for children under the age of 10 in each of the last 5 years.



East Herts Council Response

11 March 2022

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding:Adoption and foster care

This is a function carried out by Hertfordshire County Council therefore your request should be sent to [email protected]

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire

Telephone 0303 123 1113 

https://ico.org.uk/

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

I apologise that your request cannot be met and should you have any further queries or information needs in the future then please contact me.

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

Thank you for your request.