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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
01/05/2018 02/04/2018 29/04/2018
29/05/2018 30/04/2018 27/05/2018
29/06/2018 28/05/2018 24/06/2018
24/07/2018 25/06/2018 22/07/2018
21/08/2018 23/07/2018 19/08/2018
18/09/2018 20/08/2018 16/09/2018
16/10/2018 17/09/2018 14/10/2018
13/11/2018 15/10/2018 11/11/2018
11/12/2018 12/11/2018 09/12/2018
08/01/2019 10/12/2018 06/01/2019
05/02/2019 07/01/2019 03/02/2019
05/03/2019 04/02/2019 03/03/2019
02/04/2019 04/03/2019 31/03/2019