Terms of Reference for Cross-Party CSE inquiry

The cross-party inquiry to investigate the effectiveness of legislation for tackling child sexual exploitation and trafficking within the UK that has been set up by Sarah, in partnership with Barnardo's, has published its terms of reference. Sarah will be chairing a panel that includes Ann Coffey MP, Craig Whittaker MP, Sir James Paice MP, Emma Lewell-Buck MP, Baroness Benjamin, Lord Thomas of Gresford QC and Simon Snell, the former head of Devon and Cornwall Police's Child Exploitation Unit.

Organisations and individuals are invited to submit written evidence to the inquiry, so if you would like a copy of the call for evidence and terms of reference, they may be downloaded here:


The deadline for submissions is January 7th 2014. If you would like to contact Barnardo's about the inquiry, email: cseinquiry@barnardos.org.uk