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Request an Application Deadline Extension

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Program Components:

Annual Plan Application

Overview

This section provides an overview of the following topics for requesting an Application Deadline Extension.

Introduction to Request an Application Deadline Extension

An Application Deadline Extension may be requested if necessary. For more information about the Application Deadline, including what is required to be submitted by the Application Deadline, refer to Important Application Deadline Information.

The RDS Secure Website action to Request an Application Deadline Extension is available before the Application Deadline has passed.

The Application Deadline Extension may only be requested once by the Account Manager, Authorized Representative, or a Designee with Request Extension privilege.

If an Application Deadline Extension is granted, the new Application Deadline is displayed on the Application Status page.

User Roles for Requesting an Application Deadline Extension

The Account Manager, Authorized Representative, or a Designee with Request Extension privilege can request a 30-day Application Deadline Extension that is adjusted for weekends and holidays. The one-time Application Deadline Extension may be requested before the Application Deadline using the RDS Secure Website. For more information about the Application Deadline, including what is required to be submitted by the Application Deadline, refer to Important Application Deadline Information.

Notification of Approved Application Deadline Extension

After an Application Deadline Extension is requested in the RDS Secure Website, the Account Manager, Authorized Representative, and Designee with Request Extension privilege receive a confirmation email indicating an Application Deadline Extension has been granted, phone numbers for assistance, and a link to the RDS Program Website where the user can log into the RDS Secure Website.

If an Application Deadline Extension is granted, the new Application Deadline is displayed on the Application Status page.

Step-by-Step Instructions

This section provides step-by-step instructions to request an Application Deadline Extension.

To access the RDS Secure Website and navigate to the Application List page, review instructions to access the RDS Secure Website.

On the Application List page:

  1. Select Request Extension from the Actions dropdown menu for the chosen Application ID and select Go.

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On the Application Status page:

  1. Select Application Deadline Extension. (Application Deadline Extension is located in a comment area below the Application Status information.)

On the Request An Application Deadline Extension page:

  1. Select Request Extension to request a 30-day Application Deadline Extension or select Cancel to exit the process and return to the Application List page.

     Select [Request Extension]

On the Application Deadline Extension Approved page:

  1. Select Continue to return to the Application List page.

     Select [Continue]

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