Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) Referrals

If you have concerns about an adult working with a child aged under 18 years those concerns must be reported to the appropriate service/authority – please see the LADO Practice & Process Guidance and Information Leaflets below.


Completed LADO referral forms should be sent to LADO@norfolk.gov.uk.

Practice & Process Guidance

Investigation Templates

Information Leaflets

Other Applicable Practice Guidance

Any further queries about the LADO process can be sent to LADO@norfolk.gov.uk.