Applications are 11.5% up on last February.
In February 2013, Cafcass received a total of 991 applications. This is an 11.5% increase on February 2012.
Between April 2012 and February 2013 Cafcass received a total of 10,119 applications. This figure is 8.3% higher when compared to the same period last year.
Applications received during all months bar June this financial year have been the highest ever recorded by Cafcass for these individual months.
The statistics can be accessed from the link below