ILF circular 05/06: Backdating user awards

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

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ILF circular 05/06: Backdating user awards

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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.

Published 6 May 2008
Last updated 10 July 2014 + show all updates
  1. ILF circular 05/06 updated to clarify ILF position where payments are made to users only on receipt of invoices.
  2. First published.