Social Welfare Christmas 2021 Payment Dates

There are always some adjustments to the payment dates of Social Welfare and State Pension around Christmas because of the closure of banks and post offices.These are the dates of the double payment week and the Social Welfare Christmas Payment Dates 2021. Post Offices and Banks will close at lunchtime on Friday 24th December and […]
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Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

The closure of businesses, because of Covid-19 , affected thousands of workers in Ireland. To help people who had lost income, the government introduced the Pandemic Unemployment Payment. It has become known as the PUP PUP was closed to new applicants in July 2021, but it will now reopen for a limited time to support […]
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Children’s Allowance Payment Dates 2021/2022

Children’s Allowance or Child Benefit in Ireland is currently €140 per month for each child. The annual amount of Child Benefit per child is €1680. The Children’s Allowance was NOT increased in the 2022 Budget – Instead, the children’s component of all welfare benefits such as Jobseekers etc was increased by €5 a week – […]
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