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No changes to Good cause The good cause provisions have not changed.
Working age claimants will still need to demonstrate good cause throughout the period for which they are requesting backdating.
If there has been a good reason why you could not complete or get your form to us sooner, then you can ask for your claim to be 'backdated' to an earlier date.
There are limits as to how far back we can go and these time limits start from when we receive your request for backdated benefit.
If this is the case, we may write to you to ask for further details. Please use the attached link to establish when you will become eligible.There is no formal definition of 'good cause'; each case will be decided according to its own individual situation.There are no formal time limits on making a backdate request, but the maximum period that a benefit claim can be backdated is 1 month for customers under 60 years old and 3 months for customers over 60 years old from the date we receive the backdate request. Good causes may include the following, depending on the circumstances.No changes to good cause The good cause provisions have not changed.
You need to have a good reason for not claiming at the right time; we call this having or showing 'good cause'.
Use this form if you wish to claim for Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support for a period in the last month which you have not already been paid for.