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
March 2019 28 March 2019 1 April 2019
April 2019 29 April 2019 1 May 2019
May 2019 30 May 2019 3 June 2019
June 2019 27 June 2019 1 July 2019
July 2019 30 July 2019 1 August 2019
August 2019 29 August 2019 2 September 2019
September 2019 27 September 2019 1 October 2019
October 2019 30 October 2019 1 November 2019
November 2019 28 November 2019 2 December 2019
December 2019 23 December 2019 2 January 2020
January 2020 30 January 2020 3 February 2020
February 2020 27 February 2020 2 March 2020
March 2020 30 March 2020 1 April 2020

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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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