Monthly benefit payment dates

BACS (Bankers Automated Clearing Services) is a credit to your nominated bank account. The payment will take a minimum of three working days to reach your account. For example if a payment is produced on a Monday, the payment should reach your account on Wednesday, being three working days. Please note that this is a minimum and for some banks this may take longer.

Payment Period Date Produced Date Cleared
April 2020 29 April 2020 1 May 2020
May 2020 28 May 2020 1 June 2020
June 2020 29 June 2020 1 July 2020
July 2020 30 July 2020 3 August 2020
August 2020 27 August 2020 1 September 2020
September 2020 29 September 2020 1 October 2020
October 2020 29 October 2020 2 November 2020
November 2020 27 November 2020 1 December 2020
December 2020 24 December 2020 4 January 2021
January 2021 28 January 2021 1 February 2021
February 2021 25 February 2021 1 March 2021
March 2021 30 March 2021 1 April 2021

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Benefits team

If you have an enquiry about benefits, send a message to the Benefits Team

If you wish to make a claim for housing benefit/council tax support but you are unable to claim using the online application, please contact us on the telephone number below.

Telephone: 01256 844844

Contact us

  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    Basingstoke
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Thursday
    8.30am to 5pm
    Fridays
    8.30am to 4.30pm
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