The Adoption Support Agencies (England) and Adoption Agencies (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2005 (S.I. 2005/2720) (as amended)


These regulations are made under sections 11, 12, 15, 16, 31, 34 and 35 of the Care Standards Act 2000 and sections 2, 8, 9, 10, 98 and 140 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002.

These regulations govern the conduct of adoption support agencies in England. The requirements of the regulations must be met in order for an agency to be registered with OFSTED.

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