Freedom of information request response - 05799
1) How many children are currently externally placed in the care of other local authorities;
2) Please detail the accommodation costs incurred, per annum, per child, by the council in arranging for the child to be externally placed. Please present this information in an entirely anonymised format (e.g. Child A, Child B etc).
Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for children’s services.
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