Safeguarding - GP
Policy converted to new QCS format. This policy adheres to the Home office and ICO codes of practice when using surveillance and disclosing information. Updated to reference the Data Protection Act (2018)/General Data Protection Regulation (2016) and provides access to further resources and self-assessment tools to aid compliance.
This document has been updated to reflect new Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) legislation introduced in October 2015. There is now a legal duty to notify the Police of FGM.