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Nights away responsibilities

A Leader or other adult leading a camp or residential experience involving young people under 18 years old must:

  • hold a valid nights away permit
  • have the prior agreement of the young person’s section leader
  • have parental consent (method to be determined by the leader) in which parents are informed of key information about the event including which leaders are present
  • as a minimum, attend the event during the time that provision is made for young people to be sleeping overnight. They remain responsible for the event at all times
  • ensure the relevant nights away notification is made, 
7 Dec 2019, 14:01