Budget 2007 - Schedule For Increases

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Increases for recipients of Jobseeker’s Benefit/Allowance, Illness / Maternity Benefit, One-Parent Family Payment, Family Income Supplement, Farm Assist and Supplementary Welfare Allowance.


Recipients of certain long-term payments such as Widow(er)s, Carers and Invalidity will receive their increase in mid-February backdated to January along with their new payable order books. Increases for certain other long-term payments such as State pensions and Disability Allowance will be paid by a special once-off payment in mid-February to cover 12 weeks payment to end March when new payable order books will be issued.


Child Benefit customers paid by electronic methods will receive their increase in full from April 2007


Child Benefit customers on book payments will receive their increase through a special payment in May which will be backdated to April.

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Last modified:25/11/2008

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