Social Welfare Payments St Patrick’s Day

Monday 19th March 2018  is a Bank Holiday and all Social Welfare offices  will be closed . Post Offices  and Banks will also be closed on  19th March 2018.

Jobseekers  who are due to sign on at a  Social Welfare Office on Monday 19th March will not have to do so.

Payment Arrangements St Patrick’s Weekend

Payment collected at a Post Office
All welfare and state pension payments due on Monday 19th March can be collected from Friday 16th March 2018.

Payments directly into bank accounts :
Payments of pensions and welfare benefits due on Monday 19th March will  be paid instead on Friday 16th March 2018.

Casual / Part Time  Jobseekers, due to be paid on Tuesday 20th March will be paid on Wednesday 21st March.

Read more here about workers entitlements for March 17th 2018