Freedom of information response

Care Act Easements

Publication date: 
Thursday 28 May 2020
Request: 

As of 30 April 2020 or by the date the council deems it feasible to respond this FOI request, whichever is the sooner, has the Local Authority decided to adopt all or any of part of the easement of the Care Act duties as provided for in the Coronavirus Act schedule 12 and associated Care Act easements: guidance for local authorities (DHSC)?

If NO, please choose one of the following:
a) We intend to do so by the end of May 2020/June 2020 (please state a date if a date is planned for adoption by the time this FOI request is answered)
b) We are aiming or planning NOT to adopt the easements
c) A decision not yet been made about adoption but strategic planning is underway

If adoption has already been resolved upon, has the requested notification to the DHSC, referred to in the national Easements Guidance, been made?
 

Response: 

1. No

c) A decision not yet been made about adoption but strategic planning is underway

2. N/A

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Request reference:
FOI 9972