Universal Credit Christmas Payment Dates – Tax Credits, Pension Benefit & Child Benefit Christmas Payments




Universal Credit Christmas payment dates for Tax Credits, Pension Benefit and Child Benefit have been announced. Find out the new Christmas payment dates for benefits for Christmas and New Year.

Tax Credit Christmas Payment Dates

Due Date New Payment Date
December 25 December 22
December 26 December 22
December 27 December 22
December 28 December 27
January 1 December 29
January 2 December 29
January 3 January 2

Pension Benefit Christmas Payment Dates

Due Date New Payment Date
December 25 December 22
December 26 December 22
December 27 December 22
January 1 December 29
January 2 December 29 (Scotland only)

Child Benefit Christmas Payment Dates

Due Date New Payment Date
December 25 December 21
December 26 December 22
January 1 December 29