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The Review of Children’s Cases Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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Manner in which cases are to be reviewed

4.—(1) Each responsible authority shall set out in writing its arrangements governing the manner in which the case of each child shall be reviewed and shall draw the written arrangements to the attention of those specified in regulation 7(1).

(2) The responsible authority which is looking after or providing accommodation for a child shall make arrangements to co-ordinate the carrying out of all aspects of the review of that child’s case.

(3) The responsible authority shall appoint one of its officers to assist it in the co-ordination of all aspects of the review.

(4) The manner in which each case is reviewed shall, so far as is practicable, include the elements specified in Schedule 1.

(5) Nothing in these Regulations shall prevent the carrying out of any review under these Regulations and any other review, assessment or consideration under any other provision at the same time.

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