When benefits get paid this festive period
Check the dates for benefits payments over the festive period.
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|When your payment is due||When Universal Credit will be paid||When other benefits will be paid (not Universal Credit)|
|Saturday 24th – Tuesday 27th Dec||Friday 23rd Dec||Friday 23rd Dec|
|Wednesday 28th Dec||Wednesday 28th Dec||Friday 23rd Dec|
|Saturday 31st Dec||Friday 30th Dec||Friday 30th Dec|
|Sunday 1st – Monday 2nd Jan||Friday 30th Dec||Friday 30th Dec|
|Tuesday 3rd Jan*||Tuesday 3rd Jan*||Tuesday 3rd Jan*|
*If you are due to be paid on 3 January, then you will be paid on 3 January unless you’re living in Scotland, in which case it will be 30 December.
For more information regarding how and when your benefits are paid, please visit the government website.