The Care Act

3. Delay to Part 2 of the Care Act

Part 2 was due to be introduced in April 2016, and related to the introduction of the Cap on Care and Care Accounts. Local Authorities have been advised by the Department of Health that the implementation of these provisions will now be postponed until April 2020.

For more information please see our frequently asked questions (PDF 125Kb) about the postponement of part 2 of the Care Act.