Fostering Allowance and Fees

Our allowances and fees as of 1 April 2018 are as below and are weekly totals:

Allowances per child:

0 – 4 years £155.00

5 – 8 years £176.00

9 – 10 years £176.00

11 – 12 years £244.00

13 – 16 years £244.00

16 years + £266.00

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

£158.00 – general foster carer (tiers 1 and 2)

£201.00 – NVQ registered foster carer (tier 3)

£525.00 – Specialist Foster Carer