Committee details

Fostering Panel

Purpose of committee

In light of Government advice related to coronavirus, public committee meetings (including Lead Member meetings) will be held remotely until further notice.  


Please contact Democratic Services if any further information is required regarding forthcoming meetings of this committee.


The Fostering Panel considers and recommends people who want to be foster carers for children who are looked after by the County Council.

Agendas, minutes and reports for these meetings are not made available to the public.

Due to the confidential nature of their business, meetings of this panel are not open to the public.

Membership of this panel was approved by the Leader in May 2017.

If you have a question about the Fostering Panel, please contact:

·         Fostering Service – phone: 01323 747407/8.

If you are interested in becoming a foster carer, please contact:

·         Fostering recruitment line – phone: 01323 464129

·         Email:

·         Text: FOSTER to 80806 .