We are responsible for managing and enforcing legislation relating to child employment, children in entertainment, chaperone licenses and children educated other than at school.

Application form

Report a child or young person who is missing out on their education

If you know a child or young person aged 5-16 who isn’t receiving an education, please see the Children missing from education page for information or to report it to us.

Contact us

Education Welfare Service
10th Floor
Merton Civic Centre
London Road
Morden SM4 5DX

Telephone: 020 8545 4021
Fax: 020 8545 3443
Email: education.welfare@merton.gov.uk