Section 5 – Promoting diversity and quality in provision of services


This section requires local authorities to seek to manage their local care services market, to ensure that a sufficient variety of services and service providers are available. Access the full text of section 5 of the Care Act. The official explanatory notes to this act describe this section as follows: “This section places a duty […]

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