Direct payments

This section of the website provides learning about how direct payments can be implemented successfully.

The direct payment solution set was originally developed to complement Increasing the uptake of direct payments (opens new window) (DH, 2006). It has been updated to take account of the extension of direct payments in 2009 and the development of personal budgets.

Direct payments uptake group
The direct payments uptake group is for people who are responsible for local implementation. Click here to join the group (opens new window).