If your benefit has been delayed then this page will give you more information on what you can do.
What you can do and further information
There are a number of reasons why your benefit payment may be delayed. Delays are most likely to arise if you are claiming Universal Credit as delays these are built into the system. For more information you should refer to Universal Credit Claims Process, Universal Credit waiting periods and Housing Costs under Universal Credit if you live in rented Accommodation. If you are an EU national problems may arise and these are explained in EU Nationals and Genuine Prospect of Work Issues . For more information on what you can do if your benefit is delayed you should refer to What to do if you have no income? If you need help with any aspect of claims for these benefits see the article Where to get advice.