What you need to know about registering with Ofsted if you want to open or manage a voluntary adoption agency.
This guide sets out what a voluntary adoption agency is and what you must do if you intend to open one.
You should also read our main guide to registration, which applies to all children’s social care services.
Published 11 November 2014
Last updated 22 February 2021 + show all updates
Revised throughout for clarity.