This consultation ended 4 December 2015.
Summary of outcome
The summary of responses is now available.
Details of outcome
We are seeking views on this draft Code of Practice.
It was developed in conjunction and advice from our stakeholders.
The role of the Director of social services (DSS) will play an essential part in implementing the Act. Section 144 of the Act requires a local authority must appoint a DSS for the purposes of its social services functions.