Joint National Protocol for Transitions in England – Youth Justice Board, Probation Service, and HM Prison and Probation Service (June 2021)


Access to the joint national protocol for young people transitioning from youth justice service to the probation service.


The joint national protocol for transitions in England is a protocol to support the planned and safe movement of young people from youth justice service to the probation service when they turn 18.

The protocol identifies the responsibilities of each organisation to work together to ensure the transition process is carried out as smoothly as possible and ensure that there is a clear understanding of the commitments made within this protocol.