16. Reviewing the Charging and Financial Assessment Framework
Annual review of the rates and amounts will ensure these are consistent with inflation or other relevant changes, which may occur.
The document may be subject to change through the departmental management team or the commissioners, or as part of an overall review of the entire Charging and Financial Assessment Framework Policy by the Council if new Legislation, Guidance and Regulations are introduced.
The Care Act 2014 and Statutory Guidance sets out changes which are permissible in line with Government published rates and changes to benefits.