Care Bill implementation grant

Clarifying the Care Bill implementation grant which provides councils with a contribution to the costs of the programme.


The Care Bill implementation grant is a new, one off grant that the Department of Health is making available to support local authorities to implement the Care Bill, now Care Act, during from May 2014 to 2015.

The grant determination is accompanied by an agreement which explains what the Department of Health expects from recipient local authorities.

For more information about the Care Bill implementation grant, including letters to local authorities from Jon Rouse and Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb please email