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If the money has not been paid into the account by January 13, 2021, then those eligible are directed to contact the Winter Fuel Payment centre.
Who is paid the Winter Fuel Payment automatically?
If a person is eligible and they get either get the state pension or another social security benefit (but not Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction, Child Benefit, or Universal Credit), then they don’t need to make a claim.
However, should a person not get either of these, or if they live abroad, then they may need to make a claim.