Social Welfare Payment Arrangements for Christmas 2017

Social Welfare Payment Arrangements for Christmas 2017 (Double Payment Week) (Note: These dates have been confirmed by Dept of  Employment Affairs and Social Protection) If you are looking for information about the 2017 Christmas Bonus for Pensioners and Welfare recipients  see here :  2017 Christmas Bonus The Department of Social Protection’s offices will be closed […]
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Christmas Bonus 2017 – Welfare and Pensions

As announced in Budget 2018 – A 2017 Christmas Bonus will be paid out again this year to eligible welfare and state pension recipients . The 2017 bonus of 85% will be paid to the majority of people along with their normal weekly payments  during the week beginning November 27th 2017. Those people doing part […]
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Welfare and Pension Increases in Budget 2018

Welfare and Pension Increases in Budget 2018 The State Pension will be Increased by €5 a week from the end of March 2018. There will be proportional increases for dependant adults and those on reduced rates. ( This is estimated to cost €116 million in 2018 ). Welfare Benefits :  All weekly rates of working […]
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