Monday August 7th 2023 is a Bank Holiday in Ireland .
All Social Welfare offices will be closed on the August Bank Holiday Monday, 7th August 2023 , as will all the Post Offices and banks.
If you are due to sign for a Jobseeker’s payment at your Intreo or social welfare office on Monday 7th August – you do not have to sign on that day.
Post Office Collection of Welfare and Pension Payments
You can collect welfare and state pension payments that are due to be paid on Monday 7th August at the post office from Friday 4th August .
Welfare and Pension Bank Payments
Electronic payments to banks that are due on Monday 7th August will be paid early instead, on Friday 4th August 2023
Child Benefit payments will be in bank accounts by Tue 8th August as normal . Some payments might come early (Saturday) but do not rely on this .