Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of NM) (Claimant) v ISLINGTON LONDON BOROUGH COUNCIL (Defendant) & (1) NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (2) PAROLE BOARD (Interested Parties) (2012)

PUBLISHED February 29, 2012

[2012] EWHC 414 (Admin)

In order for a local authority to be under an obligation to assess a person's needs for community care services under the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 s.47, it was necessary for a claimant to show that there was a sufficiently concrete and likely prospect of a need for such services arising.

QBD (Admin) (Sales J)