Test and Trace Support Payments: Discretionary Policy Guidelines

8. Records Kept by Local Authorities

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As a minimum, LiNK will keep a record of:

  • The number of applications for discretionary payments under the scheme;
  • The number of approved applications for discretionary payments under the scheme;
  • The number of approved discretionary payment applications for which post-payment checks indicate the applicant was not eligible;
  • Any other requirements as notified by DHSC;
  • Any other requirements in relation to applications and decisions, as considered proportionate and in line with LiNK data retention policies.