Freedom of information request response - 05456

FOI request

FOI ID number
Unaccompanied asylum seeking children

Of the 1,154 Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children that were granted asylum in 2017, how many were put into your care and can now be accounted for?

Please can you break down the numbers as per the below:

How many were put in the care of your Council?

And, how many have absconded from your Council’s care?

Our response


Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request which has been logged with the reference number FOI 05456.

Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for children’s services.

See Freedom of Information at Cumbria County Council to redirect your query using their website.

Response date
18 July 2018