Coronavirus: National lockdown

Stay home. Only go out for food, medical reasons, exercise, education or work. Avoid travel unless essential. You must work from home if you can. Schools and essential shops will remain open.

Coronavirus: Information and advice

Thank you for your interest in fostering. Please make sure you have read all the information on our web pages before completing this form.

What happens next with the information I provide?

Following your initial enquiry a member of the fostering team will contact you to discuss fostering in more detail and give you an opportunity to ask questions. We will then arrange to send you our information pack.

Your information will be used to progress your enquiry, as well as for statistical monitoring and reporting purposes, including freedom of information requests and Ofsted reports.

If you decide not to proceed your information will be disposed of in line with the Councils retention policy.

Submitting this form is not a formal application and is no guarantee of acceptance.

Privacy notice

The council primarily use your data for handling your query.

All information is processed in accordance with our organisational data protection policy ( 

We never sell your data to third parties or use it for marketing purposes without your consent.