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The Social Care Charges (Means Assessment and Determination of Charges) (Wales) Regulations 2011

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Service users upon whom and services in respect of which a charge must not be imposed

4.—(1) A local authority must not impose a charge under section 1 of the Measure upon a service user who—

(a)has been offered or is receiving a service and who is suffering from any form of Creuzfeldt Jacob disease where that disease has been clinically diagnosed by a registered medical practitioner;

(b)has been offered or is receiving a service provided as part of a package of after care services in accordance with section 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (after care)(1); or,

(c)has had a means assessment undertaken by a local authority and has been assessed as having an income of less than the total amount referred to regulation 15(2).

(2) A local authority must not impose a charge under section 1 of the Measure for any of the services specified in this paragraph—

(a)the provision of transport to attend a day service where the transport is provided by a local authority and where attendance at the day service and the provision of transport to enable such attendance are included as part of the service user’s assessment of needs;

(b)the provision of a statement of information in accordance with section 10(4) of the Measure (provision of information about charges).

(3) Nothing in this regulation affects the discretion of a local authority to specify additional categories of service user or services upon whom or in respect of which a charge may not be imposed.

(4) Regulations 5 to 16 do not apply to a service user referred to in sub-paragraphs (a) or (b) of paragraph (1).

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