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

Subject:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† FOI 19698 Buckinghamshire Council Freedom of Information request - nursing and care home fees




Dear Mr Williams

FOI 19698

Thank you for your request for information regarding nursing and care home fees.

This request has been handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 


I can confirm that Buckinghamshire Council does hold information falling within the description specified in your request. 


Please find the relevant details below.

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




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




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




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




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



*Please note these are average rates and include complex case placements, spot and block rates.


If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please remember to quote the reference number provided in the subject line of this email in any future communications.


If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of our decision, you can contact us at or by writing to us at

Information Governance
Buckinghamshire Council
The Gateway
Gatehouse Road
HP19 8FF


If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.


Generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the internal review procedure provided by Buckinghamshire Council. 


You can contact the ICO via their website or by writing to them at:

Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

SK9 5AF 

Alternatively, you can phone them on 0303 123 1113.


With kind regards


Joanna Kelly

Freedom of Information


Buckinghamshire Council
New County Offices

Walton Street


HP20 1UA





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