Registration of Social Workers and Social Service Workers in Care Services (Scotland) Regulations 2013 come into force

Implementation date: 1 August 2013

The Regulations amend and consolidate the Regulation of Care (Fitness of Employees in Relation to Care Services) (Scotland) (No.2) Regulations 2009 (SI 2009/118), imposing requirements on care service providers that relate to the employment of social workers and social service workers. The Regulations can be viewed on the UK legislation website.