Multi agency policy and procedures

Leeds Multi-Agency Safeguarding Adults Policy and Procedures - 

March 2024

We believe that citizens know best what works for them - we have talked to people in Leeds about their experience of safeguarding and support and have heard their views. Overwhelmingly they have said, 'Talk to me, hear my voice' and so this is the message we want everyone working in Leeds to remember when working to support people within these policy and procedures:

Please note: This new version, March 2024 references our new Resolving professional concerns guidance. It is the only change from previous version published July 2021.

  • Leeds multi-agency safeguarding adults policy and procedures (PDF, 828KB )
  • Easy Read - LSAB Multi-Agency Procedures(PDF 2.3MB)





    National/regional guidance publications

    Below are links to National and Regional guidance publications:

    • Pressure ulcers: How to safeguarding adults can be found here (
    • Forced marriage: Multi-agency practice guidelines for handling cases can be found here
    • Forced marriage and learning disabilities can be found here
    • Out of Area Safeguarding Adults Arrangements can be found here
    • National Guidance on adult safeguarding and domestic abuse can be found here