Dear Gloucestershire County Council,

Question 1.a.
Do Gloucestershire county council share any information about biological family members of children been placed in to care and looked after legally by Gloucester county council to private fostering and adoption companies or any other county council in the U.K. For example, Adoption West Plc , like Parallel Parents fostering Plc or Wiltshire county council ect, at any stage during or after care procedure or adoption process?

Question 1.b.
what is the purpose of the information being shared?

Question 1.c.
what type of information about the biological family members are being shared?

Question 1.d.
Have all individuals who's information is being shared, given full legal and willing consent to allow the details to be shared?

Thank you kindly

Graham graham

Gloucestershire CC, Gloucestershire County Council

Information request
Our reference: 14139158

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Dear ‎Sir/Madam
 
Request for Information (Reference: 14139158 )
 
Thank you for your request for information, received on 21 August 2019.
 
Request summary:
Question 1.a.
Do Gloucestershire county council share any information about biological
family members of children been placed in to care and looked after legally
by Gloucester county council to private fostering and adoption companies
or any other county council in the U.K. For example, Adoption West Plc ,
like Parallel Parents fostering Plc or Wiltshire county council ect, at
any stage during or after care procedure or adoption process?
Question 1.b.
what is the purpose of the information being shared?
Question 1.c.
what type of information about the biological family members are being
shared?
Question 1.d.
Have all individuals who's information is being shared, given full legal
and willing consent to allow the details to be shared?
 
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2019 (the statutory timescale of 20 working days, starting on the working
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Yours faithfully

Request Support Assistant
Information Management Services

01452 324000

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Information request
Our reference: 14139158

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Dear Graham
 
I am pleased to provide a response to your request for information,
received on 21 August 2019 :

Question 1.a.
Do Gloucestershire county council share any information about biological
family members of children been placed in to care and looked after legally
by Gloucester county council to private fostering and adoption companies
or any other county council in the U.K. For example, Adoption West Plc ,
like Parallel Parents fostering Plc or Wiltshire county council ect, at
any stage during or after care procedure or adoption process?
Question 1.b.
what is the purpose of the information being shared?
Question 1.c.
what type of information about the biological family members are being
shared?
Question 1.d.
Have all individuals who's information is being shared, given full legal
and willing consent to allow the details to be shared?

Please find this information attached.

Gloucestershire County Council has not withheld any information in
relation to this request under the exemptions of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (FoIA).

I will now close your request as of this date.

Yours faithfully
Amelia Banner
Information Requests Officer
Information Management Service

01452 324000

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