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    • venison
    • By venison 23rd Nov 17, 10:56 PM
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    cold weather payment check
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    • 23rd Nov 17, 10:56 PM
    cold weather payment check 23rd Nov 17 at 10:56 PM
    Check if a cold weather payment is due for your area here>>

    https://coldweatherpayments.dwp.gov.uk

    A cold weather payment will be made to those on qualifying benefits if the temp. is 0 degrees or below for 7 consecutive days, £25 for each period is payable.

    CWP should not be confused with winter fuel allowance.
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    • MSE Andrea
    • By MSE Andrea 30th Nov 17, 9:48 AM
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    Thanks venison!
    Could you do with a Money Makeover?


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    • fredandwilma
    • By fredandwilma 17th Dec 17, 9:42 AM
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    Hurrah
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    • 17th Dec 17, 9:42 AM
    Just received the first cold weather payment of the season, and about time, too. Not had the heating off for over a week.

    It's worth checking for those first payments.
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    • swod61
    • By swod61 31st Jan 18, 11:54 AM
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    • 31st Jan 18, 11:54 AM
    how to claim
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    • 31st Jan 18, 11:54 AM
    Hi and thanks for info i am on middle rate for both parts of PIP, my area does qualify for a payment . could you put me straight on how you know you got it or do you have to claim ect ? thanks in advance
    Last edited by swod61; 31-01-2018 at 11:57 AM. Reason: spelling
    • BorisThomson
    • By BorisThomson 31st Jan 18, 12:00 PM
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    • 31st Jan 18, 12:00 PM
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    • 31st Jan 18, 12:00 PM
    Hi and thanks for info i am on middle rate for both parts of PIP, my area does qualify for a payment . could you put me straight on how you know you got it or do you have to claim ect ? thanks in advance
    Originally posted by swod61
    If you're entitled you'll receive it automatically. What other benefits do you receive?
    • poppy12345
    • By poppy12345 7th Feb 18, 7:17 AM
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    • 7th Feb 18, 7:17 AM
    Hi and thanks for info i am on middle rate for both parts of PIP, my area does qualify for a payment . could you put me straight on how you know you got it or do you have to claim ect ? thanks in advance
    Originally posted by swod61
    Eligibility is here. https://www.gov.uk/cold-weather-payment/eligibility
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