Issue details

Youth Justice Strategic Plan 2016/17

To approve the annual Youth Justice plan, in line with Section 40 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998. Section 40 of the act sets out responsibilities in relation to the production of an annual youth justice plan. It is the duty of each local authority, after consultation with the partner agencies, to formulate and implement for each year a youth justice plan setting out how youth justice services in their area are to be provided and funded, and, how the Youth Offending Team will be composed and funded, how it will operate, and what functions it will carry out.

The youth justice plan must be submitted to the Youth Justuce Board and published in accordance with directions of the Secretary of State.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/04/2016

Anticipated restriction: Public  -

Decision due: 21 Jul 2016 by Cabinet, County Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children's Services

Lead director: Executive Director - People (Deputy Chief Executive)

Department: People

Contact: John Macilwraith, Executive Director - People (Deputy Chief Executive) The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: Tel: 01228 226833.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Children & Young People's Scrutiny Advisory Board

Agenda items


  • Youth Justice Strategic Plan 2016/17