Regina v Somerset County Council ex parte Faith Gertrude Harcombe (By Her Son and Next Friend David Peter Timothy Harcombe): Admn 28 Apr 1997

A charge placed upon a house by the respondent local authority to secure payment for residential care for the owner was valid. The authority had a broad discretion which it had validly exercised.


Times 07-May-1997, [1997] EWHC Admin 422




National Assistance Act 1948, National Assistance (Assessment of Resources) Regulations 1992 (1992 No 2977)

Benefits, Local Government, Local Government

Updated: 26 May 2022; Ref: scu.137367