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The Local Government (Discretionary Payments) Regulations 1996

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46.—(1) The cost of any payment to be made under these Regulations is not to be met out of any pension fund.

(2) Where—

(a)an allowance under regulation 7 of the Benefits regulations (a “regulation 7 allowance”) is payable in addition to any allowance or lump sum under Part V of these Regulations; and

(b)the relevant employer is the employing authority for the purposes of regulation 7(4) of the Benefits regulations (repayment to appropriate superannuation fund),

the regulation 7 allowance shall be treated for the purposes of paragraph (1) as an allowance under these Regulations.

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