Benefits and credits due to be paid on Monday September 19 will now be paid early after a national bank holiday was declared following the Queen’s death last week.
New payment date for DWP PIP and Universal Credit in September
Those expecting payments on Monday will now receive benefits and credits on Friday, September 16th, the last business day before the holiday.
That Department of Work and Pensions and HM Revenue and Customs have made arrangements to ensure that all benefits and credits due are paid by this date.
Full list of affected DWP/HMRC payments
The full list of affected payments is:
- attendance fee
- need of care
- Disabled Life Support
- Employment and Support Allowance
- social care
- Disability pension for accidents at work
- unemployment benefit
- pension credit
- Personal Independence Payment
- State Pension
- universal credit
- child benefit/educational benefit
- Labor Tax Credits
- Child tax credits
The early payments follow standard DWP and HMRC protocol, bringing benefit and loan payment dates forward to match national bank holidays.
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/21557584.dwp-pip-universal-credit-claimants-given-new-september-payment-date/?ref=rss DWP PIP, Universal Credit and other claimants with new September payment date