Benefit payment dates

Housing benefit for rent to a private landlord is paid directly into your bank account via BACS. These payments are every four weeks or every two weeks - depending on the frequency you requested when you made your claim.

The payment dates for this financial year are listed below. These are the dates the payments should be in your bank account but it can take up to five working days to reach your account.

If you do not receive your payment as scheduled, you will have received a letter from us requesting further information. In order to receive further payments please ring the number provided on the letter.

2-weekly payment dates4-weekly payment date

03/04/2015
17/04/2015
01/05/2015
15/05/2015
29/05/2015
12/06/2015
26/06/2015
10/07/2015
24/07/2015
07/08/2015
21/08/2015
04/09/2015
18/09/2015
02/10/2015
16/10/2015
30/10/2015
13/11/2015
27/11/2015
11/12/2015
25/12/2015
08/01/2016
22/01/2016
05/02/2016
19/02/2016
04/03/2016
18/03/2016
01/04/2016
15/04/2016
29/04/2016
13/05/2016
27/05/2016

03/04/2015
01/05/2015
29/05/2015
26/06/2015
24/07/2015
21/08/2015
18/09/2015
16/10/2015
13/11/2015
11/12/2015
08/01/2016
05/02/2016
04/03/2016
01/04/2016
29/04/2016
27/05/2016