2.2.6 Birth mother is primary carer for PLP purposes
The birth mother of a child usually is the primary carer (1.1.P.230) of a newborn child, although other carers may be the primary carer in particular circumstances (2.2.7).
Act reference: PPLAct section 47 When a person is the primary carer of a child
PPL Rules Part 2-3 Eligibility for PLP
Policy reference: PPL Guide 2.2.1 PLP eligibility overview
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Last reviewed: 9 November 2020