South Tyneside Council

Part of Adopt North East

Type Local Authority Agency
Consortia Northern Consortium of Adoption Agencies
Address South Tyneside Council Adoption Service
16 Barrington Street
South Shields
County Tyne & Wear
Postal Code NE33 1AN
Region North East
Coverage North East England usually but we will consider applications from anywhere in England, Scotland& Wales
Phone Number 0191 643 9000
Ofsted report November 2017 report (PDF) Ofsted audits all adoption agencies as it does schools and nurseries. Click the link to view the latest Ofsted reports for this agency.
Ofsted rating Outstanding


On 1 December 2018, the local authorities of Gateshead, Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside and South Tyneside came together to form a new regional adoption agency – Adoption North East.

Find out more here

Work for this agency and need to notify us of a change?