To start your journey towards adopting a child, just fill in this form and we'll send you some information.

For safeguarding, we'll also check our child and adult services records to see if you've had contact with us before. Don't worry - you can still adopt if you were adopted or in care yourself.

You must fill in the boxes marked *. All other boxes are optional.

If you can't fill in this form, please call us on 0800 801530 or email adoption.recruitmentteam@essex.gov.uk.

 

What happens to my information?

Essex County Council may store the information you provide above. Your information could be held in paper files or within computer systems. To find out more about the type of information we hold and why we may need to share information please read our privacy policy.

 

Your details

Date of birth *
Date of birth
Do you wish to adopt with a partner or spouse? Help IconSingle people can adopt.
Do you wish to adopt with a partner or spouse?
 

Your spouse or partner’s details

Partner or spouse date of birth *
Partner or spouse date of birth
 
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