Standard documents

This is a list of all standard documents published by PLC. All standard documents have links to related drafting notes and are regularly updated by PLC editors.

For information on converting PLC standard documents into your firm's style, see PLC Firmstyle (

Children's Services
Interim care plan
Form C1A: allegations of harm and domestic violence (supplemental information form)
Common terms used during the course of care proceedings: client guide
Emergency Protection Orders for parents in care proceedings: client guide
Form C1: application for an order (Children Act)
Form C110A: Application for a care or supervision order and other orders under Part 4 of the Children Act 1989 or an Emergency Protection Order under section 44 of the Children Act 1989
Form C100: application under section 8 of the Children Act 1989 for a child arrangements, prohibited steps, specific issue order or to vary or discharge or ask permission to make a section 8 order
Care proceedings: social work chronology
Template for recovery order
Placement order template
Directions on issue and allocation of proceedings (SDO)
Principles on which all court orders in public law children proceedings are based: client guide
Procedure in care proceedings: client guide
Care orders: draft letter before proceedings
Internal relocation: witness statement in support of application for a prohibited steps order
Experts: letter of instruction in public law children proceedings
Emergency protection order: Re X checklist
Draft Case Management Order
Letter before issue of care proceedings
{ "siteName" : "PLC", "objType" : "PLC_GROUPING_C", "objID" : "1247242320147", "objName" : "Standard documents", "userID" : "2", "objUrl" : "", "pageType" : "Resource Type", "academicUserID" : "", "contentAccessed" : "true", "analyticsPermCookie" : "25e4cbdc:1513c792b3d:-30ec", "analyticsSessionCookie" : "25e4cbdc:1513c792b3d:-30eb", "statisticSensorPath" : "" }