MSB Business Unit – information

The Manchester Safeguarding Boards Business Unit supports the work of both the Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board and the Manchester Safeguarding Children Board.

Please note that the Safeguarding Boards do not take referrals so if you are concerned about a child or adult please contact the services detailed on the concerned? page.

Contacting the Business Unit
If you have any queries, comments, complaints or compliments please get in touch.

To help us get back to you, it is important you give us your name and either a contact number, email address or postal address.

General enquiries
Tele: 0161 234 3330 or email:

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm; however we have an answerphone to take your message at other times.

If you have something confidential to send to us, please DO NOT send it to the above email addresses; contact us for details of how to send it securely.

Please note that the Manchester Safeguarding Boards do not take referrals so if you are concerned about a child or adult please contact the services detailed on the concerned? page.

MSAB Independent Chair or MSCB Independent Chair
Email: or contact the Integrated Safeguarding Boards Manager / Assurance Lead or the MSB Board Coordinator.

Integrated Safeguarding Boards Manager / Assurance Lead
For all enquiries relating to the business of the Boards please email

MSB Business Unit officers
To contact the relevant officer please email and address your query according to topic:

  • MSB Board Coordinators –  MSAB & MSCB meetings; MSAB SARs and MSCB SCRs
  • MSB Multi-agency Training Officers – MSB training provision (adults and children’s) and MSB training website
  • MSB Communications Manager – communications and the MSB website
  • MSB Policy & Performance Officer – audits, performance management and policies
  • MSCB Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) & Case Review Coordinator – email:
  • MSB Business Support Officers – any MSB functions or meetings.

Allegations Management (Designated Officer)
Queries regarding allegations management should be directed to the Manchester City Council Designated Officer at

Write to us
Manchester Safeguarding Boards Business Unit
Floor 4, Town Hall Extension, Albert Square,
P.O. Box 532, Manchester M60 2LA

Find us
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Complaints regarding the MSB Business Unit
Please refer to the MSB Complaints Protocol.

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