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Will I receive the cost of living payment

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Cdare22
Cdare22 Community member Posts: 10 Listener
edited November 2022 in Cost of living
hi will i receive the cost of living payment i receive uc and carers allowance and dla
i got the first one but ive been reading you wont get the 2nd if you get carers allowance  

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  • woodbine
    woodbine Community member Posts: 12,115 Disability Gamechanger
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    If you get UC you will get the second one, due from now til 23rd Nov.

    2024 Election won

  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,159 Disability Gamechanger
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    Cdare22 said:
    hi will i receive the cost of living payment i receive uc and carers allowance and dla
    i got the first one but ive been reading you wont get the 2nd if you get carers allowance  
    What you read was those that only claim carers allowance will not be entitled to the payment. 
    If you received a payment for UC for an assessment period that ended between 26th Aug and 25th Sept you will be entitled to the payment.
    https://www.gov.uk/guidance/cost-of-living-payment#low-income-benefits-and-tax-credits
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
  • Cdare22
    Cdare22 Community member Posts: 10 Listener
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    thankyou for your help 
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,981 Disability Gamechanger
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    You are welcome @Cdare22. Our help is the very least you deserve.

    Please don't hesitate to let us know if we can do anything else to help. We are all here for you and listening to you  :)
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