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Second Cost of Living Payment

DWP has announced the second Cost of Living Payment

The second Cost of Living Payment of £300 will be paid between 31 October 2023 and 19 November 2023. You can receive this payment if you received Universal Credit, Income-based JSA, Income-based ESA, Income Support and Pension Credit. This is for any time from 18 August 2023 to 17 September 2023.

If you receive Tax Credits and no other low income benefit you will receive £300. The benefit is paid between 10 November 2023 and 19 November 2023. This is as long as you received tax credits for any day between 18 August 2023 to 17 September 2023.

The last Cost of Living payment of £299 is expected to be paid in spring 2024. Details have yet to be announced.

Follow this link is you have not received your first cost of living payment:  Report a missing Cost of Living Payment – GOV.UK (dwp.gov.uk)

However, if you would like help or advice, please contact our Financial Inclusion Team. You can use the contact details listed below.


Our Financial Inclusion Officers are here to give support to our tenants on a wide range of financial problems.

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Candice Adam
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