Expanded guidance added to Children’s Handbook about signing Online Declarations


Thursday, Mar 07, 2019

We have expanded our guidance about the signature requirements for applicants (including when the applicant is a child) and solicitors making an application to us. 

This is due to recurring issues identified by Peer Reviewers in Children’s Quality Assurance checking.

This guidance should help you achieve improved pass marks in your Children’s Quality Assurance Peer Reviews, ensure that you are paid for the work you carry out and help improve standards generally. 

We have amended the Children’s Handbook at:

For more information please contact: Ann Forbes-Partington, Assistant Manager, Operations Delivery, on 0131 240 2072.


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