Decision details

Adult Social Care Reform and Market Sustainability

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Adult Care

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Request approval from the Cabinet Member to support the publishing of the findings from the cost of care exercises of care home and home care placements undertaken in the summer of 2022.


That the Cabinet Member approves that


·        Annex B to the report for Home Care and Care Homes can be made publicly available from 1st February 2023.

·        The updated Market Position Statements for Care Homes and Home Care can be published by 31st March 2023



Reasons for the decision:

It is a requirement of the Government’s Adult Social Care Reform that the findings from the Cost of Care exercises and Market Sustainability Plans for Care Home provision for people over 65 and Generic Home Care provision are made publicly available.

Alternative options considered:

There are no alternatives available to the Council as the activity reported in this paper was a government requirement as part of Adult Social Care Reform.


Publication date: 25/01/2023

Date of decision: 19/01/2023

Date comes into force if not called in: 02/02/2023

Call-in deadline date: 01/02/2023

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