Issue details

Adult Social Care Charging

The Council is required to harmonise its policies on charging for Adult Social Services prior to April 2021. Cabinet will need to authorise the launch of the public consultation (in December 2019) on a proposed BCP Council policy and then approve the resultant policy in June/ July 2020.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/09/2019

Decision due: 20 Dec 2019 by Cabinet

Consultation process

Public Consultation in Jan/Feb 2020 for 6-8 weeks.


A report has been made to Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny to set up a Members working group who will scrutinise the consultation and resultant policy. Extensive public consultation and consultation with user groups and interest groups across BCP will take place early in 2020 as approved by Cabinet.


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