ILF circular 05/06: Backdating user awards

This publication was withdrawn on 1 July 2015

The Independent Living Fund closed on 30 June 2015 and this guidance is out of date.
For more information, see –

The circumstances under which the Independent Living Fund can make backdated payments to users.



This circular sets out limitations for the period in which Independent Living Fund (ILF) payments may be backdated. This ensures that the ILF is able to manage payments within a set budget and also sets out realistic expectations for users.