Gillick Competent

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Dear Darlington Borough Council,

Please can you confirm or deny that DBC as a Council uses the Gillick Competent rule when assessing Childrens ability to decide their own medical needs?

Gillick v West Norfolk and Wisbech Area Health Authority [1985] 3 All ER 402 (HL). The case is binding in England.

Yours faithfully,

[Name Removed]

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Dear [Name Removed]

Please find attached the Council's response to your recent freedom of
information request.

Kind regards

Freedom of Information Officer
Darlington Borough Council
Town Hall, room 320
Feethams
Darlington
DL1 5QT
Tel: (01325) 388076 (voicemail in operation)
E-mail: [1][Darlington Borough Council request email]
[2]www.darlington.gov.uk
 
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