How long we will hold your information
The standard record retention for Fostering & Kinship records is 75 years. However there are also a range of other retention periods affecting different types of information and service needs and these range from 6 years to 75 depending on the type of information and service. More information about our retention periods can be found in our summary Disposal Schedule.
Please note stated retention periods may be subject to any legal holds imposed under the Inquiries Act 2005 that may concern the information and override standard retention periods.