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 2021 29 April 2021 4 May 2021
May 2021 27 May 2021 1 June 2021
June 2021 29 June 2021 1 July 2021
July 2021 29 July 2021 2 August 2021
August 2021 27 August 2021 1 September 2021
September 2021 29 September 2021 1 October 2021
October 2021 28 October 2021 2 November 2021
November 2021 29 November 2021 1 December 2021
December 2021 24 December 2021 4 January 2022
January 2022 28 January 2022 1 February 2022
February 2022 25 February 2022 1 March 2022
March 2022 30 March 2022 1 April 2022

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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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