Event To be notified to:
  Chief Inspector Responsible Authority Secretary of State Area Authority Police Primary Care trust
Death of a child placed with foster carers. yes yes yes yes   yes
Information is provided to the Disclosure and Barring Service under any of sections 35, 36, 39, 41 or 45 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 in respect of an individual working for a Fostering Service. yes yes        
Serious illness or serious accident of a child placed with foster carers. yes yes        
Outbreak at the home of a foster parent of any infectious disease which in the opinion of a general practitioner attending the home is sufficiently serious to be so notified. yes yes       yes

Allegation that a child placed with foster carers has committed a serious offence.

  yes     yes  
Involvement or suspected involvement of a child placed with foster carers in sexual exploitation. yes yes   yes yes  
Serious incident relating to a child placed with foster carers necessitating calling the police to the foster carers home. yes yes        
A child placed with foster carers is missing from the placement.   yes   yes yes  
Any serious complaint about any foster carers approved by the fostering service. yes yes        
Instigation and outcome of any child protection enquiry involving a child placed with foster carers. yes yes   yes