Payment dates

Housing benefit is usually paid 4 weeks in arrears, the scheduled payment dates for 2024 are:

DATEPERIOD OF PAYMENT
03-JAN-202411-DEC-2023 – 07-JAN-2024
31-JAN-202408-JAN-2024 – 04-FEB-2024
28-FEB-202405-FEB-2024 – 03-MAR-2024
27-MAR-202404-MAR-2024 – 31-MAR-2024
24-APR-202401-APR-2024 – 28-APR-2024
22-MAY-202429-APR-2024 – 26-MAY-2024
19-JUN-202427-MAY-2024 – 23-JUN-2024
17-JUL-202424-JUN-2024- 21-JUL-2024
14-AUG-202422-JUL-2024 – 18-AUG-2024
11-SEP-202419-AUG-2024 – 15-SEP-2024
09-OCT-202416-SEP-2024 – 13-OCT-2024
06-NOV-202414-OCT-2024 – 10-NOV-2024
04-DEC-202411-NOV-2024 – 08-DEC-2024

In addition to the above scheduled payments, weekly payments are made where new claims or changes in circumstances result in underpayments for past periods.

All payments are made by BACS and will be paid to your bank account 2 days after the payment date.