Essential maintenance to payments
Due to essential maintenance of Dudley Council's payments system, no credit and debit card payments will be possible from 09:30 on Wednesday 19th February (including Callpay, online payments and card payments via DMBC Offices including Dudley Council Plus). It is hoped that work will be completed by the end of Wednesday 19th February at the very latest. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Audit Commission reports that over £200m of Single Person Discounts may be inappropriately awarded nationally and as such impacting upon the already overstretched budgets of LA’s all over the country.
As such Dudley Council, in partnership with Civica are undertaking an evidence based Single Person Discount (SPD) review, using a combination of Council data, third party data sources and specialist validation services.
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