Dear Bexley Borough Council,
Please could you give me your basic foster care allowance for 0-4 year olds for 2012/13?
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Dear Robert Cann
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - Foster care allowances - our reference
Your request for information on the above subject has been considered.
The Local Authority’s response is as below:
Weekly Fostering allowance for Age 0-4 - 2012/13:
Core costs (household costs, transport, clothing, pocket money,
leisure/education) of £151.87, less £5.35 automatic deduction for child
savings = £146.52
In addition a reward element of £156.44 is payable, bringing the total
allowance payable to the foster carer/s of £302.96
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