ISL Video: COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

25th March 2020

Information on emergency social welfare payment from Citizens Information Centre Online – COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment.

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment is a new social welfare payment of €350 a week for employees and self-employed people who have lost employment due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

You can apply for the payment if you are aged between 18 and 66 and have lost your employment due to the coronavirus restrictions. Students, non-EEA nationals and part-time workers can apply for the payment.

Please see links:
For full information: visit Citizens Information website – click here

Application form available from Government of Ireland website – click here

Contact Orla, Elaine or Edel for more information
Text 086 440 1443
Skype – Orla (deaforward04), Elaine (Elaine IDS) or Edel (Edel IDS)

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