When can a HB claim be backdated?
How far back can a claim be backdated?
How should a claimant make a request for a backdate?
Working age claimants must have 'good cause' for a backdate - but what is 'good cause'?
What will the HB Office do when they receive a backdate request?
What if the backdate is refused?
Are there any alternatives to a backdate?
Standard Letters to help.