Closed consultation

Care Act 2014: cap on care costs and appeals

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Seeks views on the draft regulations and guidance needed to introduce the cap on care costs and proposals for a new appeals system.

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Consultation description

These reforms are part of the Care Act 2014 and are due to come into effect in April 2016. The guidance and regulations associated with the act set out how the act will work in practice.

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This consultation is building on the evidence we gathered as part of our 2013 consultation Caring for our future: implementing funding reform.


Published 4 February 2015
Last updated 27 February 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include easy read version of the consultation document and an answer booklet.
  2. First published.