Care Fees 12 Week Rule
Published / Last Updated on 09/07/2019
Care Fees and the twelve Week Rule
Under the current care fee rules the value of a property can be ignored for a period of time (known as the 12 week rule).
In general terms:
- For the first 12 weeks from admission to residential care
- The value of the care resident’s home will be disregarded from any means test
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