Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)


When an allegation is made against a member of staff/volunteer or organisation using the school premises, it may be appropriate to refer this to the LADO for further guidance. Our allegations policy can be found using the following link AllegationsThe LADO procedures are outlined on the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Safeguarding Board Partnership website and are available using this link https://www.safeguardingcambspeterborough.org.uk/children-board/professionals/lado/ . 

Local Authority Designated Officers can be contacted for allegations against all staff and volunteers via:

  • Email:

  • Telephone contacts:

    • 01733 864038 – Peterborough

    • Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team:  01733 864180 Peterborough