||<p>The Adoption Scorecards show the three year average figures on adoption timeliness
and are published here:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/adoption-scorecards"
latest figures show the average time between a child entering care and moving in with
their adoptive family, for children who have been adopted between 1 April 2013 and
31 March 2016.</p><p>The department’s main source of information on adoption timeliness
is the Children looked after in England including adoption statistical first release
published here: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/statistics-looked-after-children"
and Table E2 of the national tables found in the link, shows annual figures on adoption
timeliness.</p><p><strong><br> </strong></p><p> </p>