Statutory Instruments

The Nursing Homes (Subvention) (Amendment) Regulations, 2005

These Regulations amend the Nursing Homes (Subvention) Regulations, 1993, (S.I. No. 227 of 1993) by increasing the threshold of assets to be disregarded for the purposes of subvention assessment from £6,000 (€7,618) to €11,000, increasing the asset threshold above which subvention may be refused from £20,000 (€25,394) to €36,000, increasing the threshold of principal residence value above which subvention may be refused from £75,000 (€95,230) to €500,000 or more (where the residence is located in the Dublin area) or €300,000 or more (where the residence is located outside the Dublin area), and increasing the income threshold of an applicant from £5,000 (€6,349) to €9,000

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