Decision details

Fostering Allowances

Decision Maker: Executive Councillor: Adult Care, Health and Children's Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


That approval be given to:-


(1)  the increase to the Foster Care Rates by 2% for 2019/20.


(2)  the introduction of an annual retention payment for all foster carers who complete the relevant training and have a successful annual review, as set out in Option 2 in the report.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed in the report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed in the report.

Publication date: 17/05/2019

Date of decision: 17/05/2019

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