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Housing Benefit

Payment of Housing Benefit

If you are a Council tenant, Housing Benefit will be paid directly to your rent account fortnightly.

If you live in private rented accommodation, you will receive a Housing Benefit payment every four weeks as in the table below.

Payment Date Rent period from Rent period to
02/05/2017 03/04/2017 30/04/2017
30/05/2017 01/05/2017 28/05/2017
27/06/2017 29/05/2017 25/06/2017
25/07/2017 26/06/2017 23/07/2017
22/08/2017 24/07/2017 20/08/2017
19/09/2017 21/08/2017 17/09/2017
17/10/2017 18/09/2017 15/10/2017
14/11/2017 16/10/2017 12/11/2017
12/12/2017 13/11/2017 10/12/2017
09/01/2018 11/12/2017 07/01/2018
06/02/2018 08/01/2018 04/02/2018
06/03/2018 05/02/2018 04/03/2018
03/04/2018 05/03/2018 01/04/2018