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

17/11/2014
01/12/2014
15/12/2014
29/12/2014
12/01/2015
26/01/2015
09/02/2015
23/02/2015
09/03/2015
23/03/2015

17/11/2014
15/12/2014
12/01/2015
09/02/2015
09/03/2015
07/04/2015
05/05/2015
01/06/2015
29/06/2015
27/07/2015