Decision details

Annual Residential/Nursing and Home Care Fee Setting (ASC4)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Annually the Council sets it's fees for residential, nursing and home care services. This is done to consider both inflationary and other relevant cost pressures within the care sector. This report outlines the cost of care process and provides recommendation for the appropriate financial uplifts to be approved.


The Cabinet considered the 2019/20 fee setting recommendations for the most significant areas of externally commissioned services within Adult Social Care and approved the fee setting approach, including fee uplifts as set out in the report.

Alternative options considered:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: N/A

Decision Reference: CAB147

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Forward Plan Reference: ASC4

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Relevant providers of service

Contact: Vincent Fraga, Services to People Email: Tel: 0161-474-4401.

Report author: Emma Bowe

Publication date: 07/02/2019

Date of decision: 05/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/02/2019

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