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31 Mar

Carer's Allowance is paid at £62.70 a week (2017/18 rate).

However they are entitled to Savings Credit of £17.80 a week.Carer’s Allowance is not a contributory benefit based on your National Insurance record.Carer’s Allowance is also not a means tested benefit and so is not based on your and any partner’s income and capital.You cannot average out your hours over a number of weeks.However you are allowed certain breaks in care (you can see more information on breaks in care here).