Strategic Commissioning Framework for Community Justice – now open for consultation

The draft Strategic Commissioning Framework outlines guidance to support partnerships to develop good practice over the next three to five years.

The Framework provides a set of roles, principles and practices aimed at supporting partners to work together to achieve the best possible outcomes for people and their families, with people and their families.

The consultation on the Framework is now closed and no further responses will be accepted. The draft documentation below is for information only. Updates on agreed amendments to the drafts and timescales for publication will be shared with partners in October 2019. If you have any questions or queries in the meantime please contact the Commissioning Framework Lead, Sarah McCullough, on or 0300 244 8420.

You may wish to review the Strategic Commissioning Framework: Frequently Asked Questions here and the documents below:

  • A model for long term effectiveness in strategic commissioning – download here
  • Strategic Commissioning Framework Guidance – download here
  • Strategic Commissioning Framework Explanatory Note – download here
  • Executive Summary report – download here 


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