Foster care allowances

Robert Cann made this Freedom of Information request to Nottinghamshire County Council

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Dear Nottinghamshire County Council,

Please could you tell me your 2014-15 weekly foster care allowance, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers, for:

a) 0-4 year olds;
b) 11-15 year olds.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Robert Cann

enquiries, Nottinghamshire County Council

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FOIA EIR DPA, Nottinghamshire County Council

Dear Mr Cann

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST
Ref NCC-014285-14

Thank you for your request for information about foster care allowances. Your request was received on 29 July 2014 and I am dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

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FOIA EIR DPA, Nottinghamshire County Council

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Dear Mr Cann

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

Your request for information has now been considered and the information
requested is detailed below:

 

Nottinghamshire County Council pays its foster carers the National Minimum
Fostering Allowance (a rate determined by Central Government/DfE).

For children aged:

 

·        0-4 years old -  the weekly rate is £122

 

·        11-15 years-  the weekly rate is £154

 

Further information is available on the council's website:

 

http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/caring....

 

If you have any queries or concerns then please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Gill Westcott
Complaints Investigator and Mediation Officer
Complaints and Information Team
Policy Planning & Corporate Services Department
Nottinghamshire County Council
County Hall
Tel. 0115 9772788

(Please note I work part-time. Usual working days are Tues, Weds pm,
Thurs, Fri)

 

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