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Bank holiday payment dates

Social Security Scotland benefits

You will usually be paid earlier if your payment is due on a bank holiday.

Upcoming payment date changes are listed below.

These changes affect the following payments:

  • Adult Disability Payment
  • Child Disability Payment
  • Scottish Child Payment
  • Carer Support Payment

Best Start Foods payments are not affected.

Expected payment date Actual payment date
Friday 29 March 2024 Thursday 28 March 2024
Monday 1 April 2024 Thursday 28 March 2024
Monday 6 May 2024 Friday 3 May 2024
Monday 27 May 2024     Friday 24 May 2024
Monday 26 August 2024     Friday 23 August 2024

UK government

Find out how and when your UK government benefits get paid.

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