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 received in your bank 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 dates 4-weekly payment date

10/03/2014
24/03/2014
07/04/2014
21/04/2014
05/05/2014
19/05/2014
02/06/2014
16/06/2014

10/03/2014
07/04/2014
05/05/2014
02/06/2014
30/06/2014
28/07/2014
25/08/2014
22/09/2014