Allowances and fees

Our allowances and fees as of 1 April 2015 are as below and are weekly totals:

Allowances per child:

0 – 4 years £148.30

5 – 8 years £169.00

9 – 10 years £169.00

11 – 12 years £234.30

13 – 16 years £234.30

16 years +£255.60

Professional fees – we operate a 3 tiered scheme depended on your skill set.

£151.50 – general foster carer (tiers 1 and 2)

£192.90 – NVQ registered foster carer (tier 3)

£505.00 – Specialist Foster Carer