945B. Direct payments for carers

945B.     Direct payments for carers

Regulations may make provision for and in connection with requiring or authorising the responsible authority1 in the case of a person of a prescribed2 description3 to make, with that person's consent, such payments to him as it may determine in accordance with the regulations4.

Regulations may also make provision for and in connection with requiring or authorising the responsible authority in the case of a person ('P') of a prescribed description5 to make, with the requisite consent6, such payments as the authority may determine in accordance with the regulations to a suitable person7