Section 1 – Promoting individual well-being


This section frames the exercise of all of a local authority’s functions under part 1 of the act. “Local authority” is defined by subsection (4) as those councils which have traditionally had social services responsibilities: county councils; district councils for areas without a county council; London boroughs and the council of the City of London. […]

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