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Sent:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 23 March 2021 15:36

To:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Louis Holmes

Subject:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Freedom of Information Response Ref No. 876 - Care England


Dear Louis Holmes



I am writing to confirm that the council has completed the processing of your request for information.


Please find below a copy of your request, followed by the Councilís response.




1.       What is your LAís 2020/21 Nursing Fee Base Rate be? (excluding FNC)


Bracknell Forest do not operate a base rate but work closely with care homes and place following an assessment of needs.



2.       What is your LAís 2020/21 Nursing Dementia Fee Base Rate? (excluding FNC)


Bracknell Forest do not operate a base rate


3.       What is your LAís 2020/21 Residential Fee Base Rate?


Bracknell Forest do not operate a base rate but work closely with care homes and place following an assessment of needs.


4.       What is your LAís 2020/21 Residential Dementia Fee Base Rate?


Bracknell Forest do not operate a base rate


5.       Were your LAís 2020/21 fee rates based upon an assumed occupancy level? If so, what rate?






You may also find it helpful to refer to our web page which contains other helpful information as well.



If you have any queries about this matter please contact me. Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.


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Yours sincerely


Information Compliance Team

Legal Services


Bracknell Forest Council

Tel: 01344 352000









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