Do I have to cover the carer's travel expenses?

As you contract directly with the self-employed carers, it is up to you and them to decide upfront whether or not you will be liable for their travel expenses.
Typically, carers will pay their own travel expenses for hourly, night-time and short-term live-in work, and customers will pay for carers to travel for longer live-in jobs.

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