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APA UC payment cycles (full service)

DJM - 24/05/2018

I'm still trying to understand why there are 13 "cycles" in the payment cycle, but ...

EEA National, UC and hostel accommodation

DJM - 24/05/2018

Hi Kay

 

I'd come round to that opinion - if he weren't a CFO, I ...

EEA National, UC and hostel accommodation

Kay_Tade - 23/05/2018

[quote=DJM]Can I pay his Hostel clm based on the above information, or do I need further details. ...

Non-Dep Moving to Temporary Accomodation

jason squire - 23/05/2018

There is no need to claim UC in this circumstance... so I'd argue that they can stay on ...

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