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Housing benefit payments

When your housing benefits are paid

The payment run dates listed here are for the 4 weekly and monthly payment runs for the financial year 2019-2020 

The following payment dates are when the council generates the payment files. The payments will then appear in the designated bank accounts 3 - 4 working days later.  

Please note: monthly housing benefit payments are not due to reach your bank account until the 1st of the month, although some months payment may arrive slightly earlier.  

Important: we ask that you DO NOT call or contact us to query receipt of this payment before this date.

Payment dates - 4 weekly in arrears

Payment dates - Monthly in arrears 

 24/04/2019

 17/04/2019

 22/05/2019

 22/05/2019

 19/06/2019

 19/06/2019

 17/07/2019

 17/07/2019

 14/08/2019

 21/08/2019

 11/09/2019

 18/09/2019

 09/10/2019

 23/10/2019

 06/11/2019

 20/11/2019

 04/12/2019

 18/12/2019

 01/01/2020

 22/01/2020

 29/01/2020

 19/02/2020

 26/02/2020

 18/03/2020

 25/03/2020