LGA to water down out-of-area protocol

By Dan Peters | 17 March 2022

The Local Government Association (LGA) will water down its proposals for a sector-wide agreement when councils place homeless people outside of their boundaries.

A report to a meeting of the LGA’s children and young people board said a consultation on an out-of-area placement protocol was ‘fairly polarising’.

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