Independent Review Mechanism

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What we do

We provide independent panels that review suitability to adopt or foster and other decisions made by adoption and fostering providers.

IRM works with the Department for Education.

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Contact IRM

Independent Review Mechanism

Regent Business Hub, 4 Pavilion Business Park, Royds Hall Road, Wortley
LS12 6AJ
United Kingdom


0113 202 2080

Phone lines are open between 9:30am and 12:30pm, Monday to Friday. Where possible, consider contacting us by email.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

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Unit 4
Pavilion Business Park
Royds Hall Road
LS12 6AJ
United Kingdom

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