Fostering payment rates

Trafford Council weekly fostering payment rates from 1 April 2019

All general foster carers will have completed the Skills to Foster training by the time they are approved so therefore will start on Band 2.

Band 2
Age (years)Basic AllowanceSkills PaymentTOTAL

0 – 1

£130.05

£103.69

£233.74

2 – 3

£133.17

£101.50

£234.67

4 – 7

£146.70

£111.65

£258.35

8 – 10

£146.70

£153.05

£299.75

11 – 12

£167.50

£141.29

£308.79

13 – 15

£167.50

£208.77

£376.28

16 – 17

£195.60

£225.64

£421.24

Band 3
Age (years)Basic AllowanceSkills PaymentTOTAL

0 – 1

£130.05

£115.55

£245.60

2 – 3

£133.17

£113.03

£246.20

4 – 7

£146.70

£124.40

£271.10

8 – 10

£146.70

£167.88

£314.58

11 – 12

£167.50

£156.64

£324.15

13 – 15

£167.50

£227.52

£395.03

16 – 17

£195.60

£246.55

£442.15

Band 4
Age (years)Basic AllowanceSkills PaymentTOTAL

0 – 1

£130.05

£127.30

£257.35

2 – 3

£133.17

£124.63

£257.81

4 – 7

£146.70

£137.17

£283.87

8 – 10

£146.70

£181.08

£327.78

11 – 12

£167.50

£172.10

£339.61

13 – 15

£167.50

£246.26

£413.76

16 – 17

£195.60

£267.51

£463.10

Band 5
Age (years)Basic AllowanceSkills PaymentTOTAL

0 – 1

£130.05

£138.22

£268.27

2 – 3

£133.17

£135.44

£268.81

4 – 7

£146.70

£149.61

£296.61

8 – 10

£146.70

£196.00

£342.70

11 – 12

£167.50

£185.05

£352.55

13 – 15

£167.50

£264.99

£432.49

16 – 17

£195.60

£288.25

£483.85