Replacement of Stolen Benefits
Contact your state agency to report stolen SNAP benefits.
Households have 30 calendar days after the state has started their plan (Aug. 1, 2023) to submit a retroactive claim. Report theft within 30 calendar days of discovering and submit a claim form within 10 calendar days after the report. Report theft and submit claim forms by phone, mail, email, fax, or in-person at local offices. The state has 30 calendar days after initial report to validate the claim.
Benefit Availability: Benefits for approved claims are issued the day following claim approval. You must replace your card.