Issue details

Approval for Surrey to join the Regional Adoption Agency

The cabinet is asked to agree in principle the forming of a Regional Adoption Agency (RAA) to be known as Adoption South East. The RAA will consist of Surrey, East Sussex & West Sussex County Councils and Brighton & Hove City Council.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/06/2019

Decision due: 16 Jul 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People & Families

Lead director: Executive Director Children, Families Lifelong Learning and Culture


Staff within the Adoption service have been fully involved via engagement events held jointly across all four councils.

Adopters are represented on the project board.



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