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National Insurance: Social Services

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN HL3163, tabled on 18 October 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether those with an incomplete record of National Insurance contributions will in future have full access to social support and care.

Answered on

27 October 2021

Local authorities are responsible for assessing an individual’s eligibility for care and support as set out in the Care Act 2014 and for meeting their eligible needs. A person’s National Insurance Contributions does not impact upon this.