UK Family Law Reform

Free information index

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Sent: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 3:16 PM
Subject: Freedom of Information Request 557 - Information not held

Dear Mr Mortimer

Re: Freedom of Information Act 2000

Request for access to information – FOI/2013/557

Child Abuse Cases

With reference to your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I confirm that the Council does not hold the information you have requested FOR THE FOLLOWING REASON(S).

Mendip District Council does not provide Social Services. This is the responsibility of Somerset County Council, who can be contacted via

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any further assistance in this matter.

Yours sincerely

Geoff Thompson

Data Protection Officer

Nick Jagger

Corporate Support Officer

Mendip District Council,

Council Offices, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet

Somerset, BA4 5BT

Web Address:

Customer Services: 0300 303 8588


Direct Line: 01749 341315

Who do local authorities protect children from? 28th December 2013

A change would be in the best interests of children.