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A guide to PRSI
A Guide to PRSI for the Self-Employed - SW74
A Minimum Income Standard for Ireland
A Widow's, Widower's or Surviving Civil Partner's (Non-Contributory) Pension
About Us
About Us - General Register Office
Access Officers under the Disability Act 2005
Access to Information on the Environment (AIE) Regulations
Activation Policy Publications
Activities under the Youth Guarantee
Acts 2012
Acts 2013
Acts 2014
Acts 2015
Acts Archive
Actuarial Reviews of the Social Insurance Fund
Adoptive Benefit
Adoptive Benefit
Advance Notice of PRSI Changes For Computer Users 2015
Advance Notice of PRSI Changes For Computer Users 2016
Advance Notice of PRSI Rates for Computer Users
Advance Notice of PRSI Rates for Computer Users - Archive
Advanced Notice 2016
After-school Child Care Scheme
After-school Child Care Scheme - SW 135
All Customers
Annual Report 2001
Annual Report 2002
Annual Report 2003
Annual Report 2004
Annual Report 2005
Annual Report 2006
Annual Report 2007
Annual Report 2008
Annual Report 2009
Annual Report 2010
Annual Report 2011
Annual Report 2012
Annual Report 2013
Annual Reports
Annual Reports-Archive
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2003
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2004
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2005
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2006
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2007
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2008
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2009
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2010
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2011
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2012
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2013
Annual SWS Statistical Information Report 2014
Anonymous Reports
Appeal Submission Guidelines - Guidelines for submitting appeals to the SWAO
Application forms
Apply for Certificates
Archive Events
Archive Speeches 2004


Back to Education Allowance
Back to Education Allowance - Frequently Asked Questions
Back to Education Allowance Scheme
Back to Education Programme - SW70
Back to Education Supports
Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance
Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance - Redirect
Back to Work Enterprise Allowance
Back to Work Enterprise Allowance
Back to Work Family Dividend - SW 139
Back to Work Family Dividend (BTWFD)
Basic Supplementary Welfare Allowance
Benefit of Work Ready Reckoner
Bereavement Grant
Bilateral Agreements - Guidelines on Application of Bilateral Agreements
Bilateral Social Insurance Agreements
Bilateral Social Security Agreements with Other Countries
Bills 2010
Bills 2011
Bills 2012
Bills 2013
Bills 2014
Bills 2015
Bills Archive
Blind Pension
Blind Welfare Allowance
BOW Introduction Redirect
BTEWA Youth Guarantee Redirect
Budget 2003
Budget 2004
Budget 2005
Budget 2006
Budget 2007
Budget 2008
Budget 2009
Budget 2010
Budget 2011
Budget 2012
Budget 2013
Budget 2014
Budget 2016 – Department of Social Protection
Budget April 2009-Supplementary


Calendar of Events
Carer's Allowance
Carer's Allowance - Operational Guideline
Carers Allowance - SW41
Carer's Benefit
Carers Contact Details
Carer's Support Grant (formerly called Respite Care Grant)
Central Rent Units
Changes to Defined Benefit Pension Provision - November 2011
Changes to the One-Parent Family Payment - Frequently Asked Questions
Charter Documents
Child Benefit
Child Benefit
Child Benefit - SW 42
Child Poverty Target
Child Related Payments
Children and Families
Children First
Citizens Information Board
Citizens Information Board - Board Members
Civil Partnership
Claims and Late Claims
Community Employment (CE) Childcare Training & Development Programme SW138
Community Employment Childcare Programme
Community Services Programme
Conceptualising and Measuring Poverty: Methods for the 21st Century
Confidential and Anonymous Reports
Contact Us
Control Measures
Control Policy
Corporate Information Strategy - Department of Social and Family Affairs
Corporate Publications
Courses for the Unemployed
Credit Contributions
Customer Action Plan 2013-2015
CV Application


DAO Bulletin - Advice Given to Deciding Officers
Data Protection in the Department of Social Protection
Death Benefit
Death Benefit
Death Benefit (under the Occupational Injuries Scheme)
Debt Management Contact Details
Dental Benefit - Scale of Fees
Deprivation and its measurement in later life
Deserted Wife's Allowance
Deserted Wife's Benefit
Dietary Supplement
Disability Allowance - SW29
Disability and Illness
Disability and Illness
Disability Awareness Support Scheme
Disability Sectoral Plan 2006
Disablement Benefit
Disablement Benefit
Domiciliary Care Allowance
Domiciliary Care Allowance - SW127
DSS (UK) Liaison - Requests for Information from DSS


E.U. Guidelines
Education, Training and Development (ET&D) Option
Eligibility - Participant
Eligibility - Projects
EmployAbility Service
Employee Retention Grant
Employer Information
Employer Pack
Employers - PRSI Is Your Responsibility - SW 88
Employers JobBridge Redirect
Employer's PRSI-Related Responsibilities
Employers Redirect
Employers's Guide
Employment Services Cork Central
Employment Services Dublin Central
Employment Services Dublin North
Employment Services Dublin South
Employment Services Mid Leinster
Employment Services Midlands North
Employment Services Midlands South
Employment Services North East
Employment Services North West
Employment Services Offices
Employment Services South East
Employment Services South West
Employment Services West
Employment Supports
ESRI Research Programme
Estate Cases
EU Open Method of Coordination
EU Peer Review Programme
EU Poverty Target under Europe2020 Strategy
EU PROGRESS 2007-2013 in 2012
EU Social Inclusion Policy
EURES - European Employment Services
Europe 2020 Strategy
Events and Publications Index
Exceptional Needs Payments
Experience Your Europe (EYE)
EYE - Experience your Europe


Families Operational Guidelines
Families Research programme
Families Research Project
Family Employments & PRSI
Family Employments & PRSI - SW102
Family Income Supplement
Family Income Supplement - Examples
Family Income Supplement (FIS) - SW 22
Family Income Supplement Employer Redirect
Farm Assist
Farm Assist
Farm Assist - SW 27
FEAD Ireland
Find a Job
First Steps - Youth Development Internship
First Steps - Youth Development Internship - Information for Young Jobseekers
First Steps Youth Developmental Internship - Information for Host Organisations
Fish Assist Operational Guideline
Food Poverty
Fraud and error surveys
Fraud Initiative 2011
Free Travel
Free Travel - SW 40
Free Travel Redirect
Freedom of Information
Freedom of Information
Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions - Fund for European Aid for the most Deprived (FEAD)
Frequently Asked Questions - Gateway
Frequently Asked Questions - State Pension Contributory
Frequently Asked Questions - Widow’s, Widower’s and Surviving Civil Partner’s Contributory Pension
Frontiers in Poverty Research: Summer School 26th - 30th September 2011
Fuel Allowance
Funeral Grant (under the Occupational Injuries Benefit scheme)


Gateway Youth Guarantee Redirect
General Administration, Finance and Policy Contact Information
General Information
General Register Office
General Register Office (GRO) Research Facility
General Register Office Fees
Getting Married
Giving up work due to ill-health
Giving up work due to ill-health - SW 20
GRO Home Redirect
Guardian’s Payment (Non-Contributory)
Guardian's Payment (Contributory)
Guardian's Payment (Contributory) and Guardian's Payment (Non-Contributory)
Guardians Payment Redirect
Guide to Pay-Related Social Insurance - SW106
Guidelines and Templates


Habitual Residence Condition - SW 108
Health and Safety Benefit
Health and Safety Benefit
Healthy Food for All
Homemakers Redirect
Homemaker's Scheme - SW 1
Household Benefits
Household Benefits Changes Budget 2014 - Frequently Asked Questions
Household Benefits Package - SW 107
How to Make a Comment or Complaint to the Department
How to use the Ready Reckoner
How we work
Humanitarian Assistance Scheme


Illness Benefit
Illness Benefit
Illness Benefit - SW 119
Illness Benefit - Your Questions Answered
Illness Benefit Late Claims - SW 101
Implications of income pooling and household decision-making
Imprisonment/Unlawfully at Large
Incapacity Supplement
Income Supports
Increase for a Qualified Adult
Increase for a Qualified Child
Increase for a Qualified Child
Increase for Living on a Specified Island
Information for Interns
Information for Organisations
Information Packs
Injury Benefit
Injury Benefit - SW 30
International Postings
Intreo - Contact Information
Intreo Centres and Local and Branch Offices
Intreo Redirect
Intreo Redirect Youth Gurantee
Invalidity Pension
Invalidity Pension - SW44
Irish Media Links
Irish Social Inclusion Policy


Job Clubs - Cork Central
Job Clubs - Dublin North
Job Clubs - Dublin South
Job Clubs - Mid Leinster
Job Clubs - North East
Job Clubs - North West
Job Clubs - South West
Job Interview Interpreter Grant
JobBridge Interns - Frequently Asked questions
JobBridge Organisations - Frequently Asked Questions
JobBridge Testimonials
Jobbridge, the National Internship Scheme Best Practice Manual
JobPath - Jobseeker Frequently Asked Questions
Jobs Clubs
Jobs Clubs - Dublin Central
Jobs Ireland Contact Centre
Jobs Ireland Redirect
Jobs Plus Youth Guarantee Redirect
Jobs Week
Jobs Week Employers
Jobs Week Jobseekers
Jobseeker Pack
Jobseeker's Allowance
Jobseeker's Allowance
Jobseeker's Allowance Transitional
Jobseeker's Benefit
Jobseekers Benefit FAQ
Jobseekers Events Calendar
JobsPlus Rules and Qualifying Conditions


Latest Poverty Trends
List of available Opticians under the Treatment Benefits Scheme
List of Dentists
List of Intreo Centres, Social Welfare Local and Branch Offices by County
List of offices administering Supplementary Welfare Allowance
List of Offices by County
Living Alone Increase
Living Alone Increase
Local Employment - Cork Central
Local Employment Service
Local Employment Service - Dublin North
Local Employment Service - Dublin South
Local Employment Service - Mid Leinster
Local Employment Service - Mid West
Local Employment Service - North East
Local Employment Service - South East
Local Employment Service - South West
Local Employment Service - West
Local Employment Service Locations


Management Board
Maternity Benefit
Maternity Benefit
Medical Care
Medical Care - SW34
Mid West
Minister of State's Expenses
Minister's Briefing
Minister's Expenses
Minister's Programme Index
Monitoring Poverty Trends
Monitoring Progress on NAPS inclusion
Mortgage Interest Supplement
Moving to Ireland
Moving to or from Ireland


National Action Plan
National Action Plan for Social Inclusion 2007-2016
National Fuel Scheme
National Pensions Framework
New Regulations Coming Into Force 1st May 2010


Occupational Injuries Benefit - Death Benefit
Occupational Injuries Benefit - Injury Benefit
Occupational Injuries Benefit - List of Prescribed Occupational Diseases
Occupational Injury Benefit
Occupational Injury Benefit Late Claims SW101(A)
Older Statutory Instruments
One Parent Family Payment
One Parent Family Payment
One Parent Family Payment - SW 82
One-Parent Family Payment (OFP) Scheme Age Change - FAQs
One-Parent Family Payment (OFP) Scheme Age Change - Scenarios
Online Redundancy Claim
Online Services
Operational Guidelines
Operational Guidelines HRC
Ophthalmologists list page for the Department of Social Protection, Ireland
Organisation Structure for the Department
Other Information Packs
Other Publications
Other Reports
Other Services
Other supports
Other Supports
Other Useful Links
Other Useful Links


Part Time Job Incentive
Partial Capacity Benefit
Partial Capacity Benefit
Part-Time Education Option
Part-time Job Incentive Scheme (PTJI)
Pathways to Work 2016
Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI)
Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI) for Non-PAYE Employees - SW 63
Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI) Records
Pay Related Social Insurance(PRSI) Contributions and Classes - Explained
Payment Strategy
Payments Explained
Pension Act 1990
Pension Policy
Personal Public Service Number - SW 100
Personal Public Service Number-Register of Users
Personal Public Services Number
Poverty Impact Assessment
Poverty Impact Assessment - Frequently Asked Questions
Poverty Indicators
Pre-Retirement Allowance
Pre-Retirement Allowance (PRETA)
Prescribed Occupational Diseases
Prescribed Occupational Diseases
Press Mailing List
Press Office
Press Office redirect
Press Releases
Press Releases 2003
Press Releases 2004
Press Releases 2005
Press Releases 2006
Press Releases 2007
Press Releases 2008
Press Releases 2009
Press Releases 2010
Press Releases 2011
Press Releases 2012
Press Releases 2013
Press Releases 2014
Press Releases 2015
Press Releases 2016
Press Releases Archive
Prisoners Wife's Allowance
Procedures Manual
Prompt Payments 2009
Prompt Payments 2010
Prompt Payments 2011
Prompt Payments 2012
Prompt Payments 2013
Prompt Payments 2014
Prompt Payments 2015
Prompt Payments Archive
PRSI - Credited Contributions for Public Servants
PRSI - PRSI Refunds Section
PRSI Contribution Rates and User Guide 2014 - SW 14
PRSI Contribution Rates and User Guide 2015 - SW 14
PRSI Contribution Rates and User Guide 2016 - SW 14
PRSI Contribution Rates SW14 - Archive
PRSI Credits
PRSI Mailing List
PRSI Mailing List
PRSI Payment Explained
PRSI Refunds
PRSI Special Collections - Glossary of Specialised Terms
Public Service Identity
Public Services Card Free Travel (PSCFT)
Publications - Balancing Work and Family Life


Rates of Payment 2015
Rates of Payment SW19 - Archive
Rates of Payment SW19 - Pre 2003
Rates of Payments SW19 - Post 2003
Reasonable Accommodation Fund
Recovery of Benefits and Assistance Scheme
Recovery of Certain Benefits and Assistance by the Department of Social Protection
Recovery of Overpayments
Recruitment Services - Skills to Work
Redirect to Workplace Supports
Redundancy and Insolvency
Redundancy and Insolvency - Contact Information
Redundancy Statistics Redirect
Registering a Birth
Registering a Death in Ireland
Registering a Stillbirth
Regulatory Impact Assessment
Relevant EU/FEAD Regulations
Rent Supplement
Report on Pension Charges in Ireland 2012
Report Suspected Social Welfare Fraud
Respite Care Grant - SW113
Retired and older people
Retired and Older People - Contact Information
Revenue Job Assist
Revenue Job Assist
Review of the National Poverty Target
Rural Social Scheme
Rural Social Scheme Guidelines


Scheme Name Changes
School Meals Programme
Second Level Option
Self Employed
Short-Term Enterprise Allowance
Signatory Companies
Skills to Work
Social Inclusion
Social Inclusion Division - Research
Social Inclusion Division - What we do
Social Inclusion Division Contact Details
Social Inclusion Initiatives
Social Inclusion Monitor
Social Inclusion Publications
Social Inclusion Publications Redirect
Social Insurance and EC Regulations
Social Insurance and the Self-Employed
Social Insurance Fund
Social Insurance Fund Financial Statements and Reports of the Comptroller and Auditor General
Social Protection Research Innovation Awards
Social Transfers and Poverty Alleviation in Ireland, 2004 - 2011
Social Welfare Inspectors
Social welfare payments and the student grant
Speeches 2005
Speeches 2006
Speeches 2007
Speeches 2008
Speeches 2009
Speeches 2010
Speeches 2011
Speeches 2012
Speeches 2014
Speeches 2015
Speeches 2016
Speeches Archive
Speechs 2013
State Pension (Contributory)
State Pension (Non-Contributory)
State Pension (Non-Contributory) - SW116
Statement of Strategy 2005-2007
Statement of Strategy 2008 - 2010
Statement of Strategy 2011 - 2014
Statement of Strategy 2015 to 2017
Statistical Information Report 2008
Statistical Information Reports - Archive
Statistics on Personal Public Service Numbers Issued
Statutory Instruments
Statutory Instruments 2016
Statutory Instruments Archive
Statutory Instruments for 2012
Statutory Instruments for 2013
Statutory Instruments for 2014
Statutory Instruments for 2015
Strategy Statement 2001 - 2004
Strategy Statement 2003-2005
Strategy Statements
Strategy Statements Archive
Subject Access Request Guidelines
Sub-target for the reduction of poverty in jobless households
Supplementary Welfare Allowance
Supports available to people on Jobseeker's Payment - SW126
Supports for People with Disabilities
Supports for People with Disabilities and for Employers


Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection
Taoiseach and Tánaiste: Jobs Cabinet Charts Course for Full Employment in 2018
Temporary Employment Programmes - Youth Guarantee
The Department
The Employment and Youth Activation Charter
The Irish Youth Guarantee
The Measurement of Household Joblessness in SILC and QNHS, 2004-2012
The Minister of State
The Minister of State's Briefing
The National Social Target for poverty reduction
The Pensions Council
The Secretary General - Ms. Niamh O'Donoghue
Third Level Option
Training Courses
Training Support Grant
Transition from One-Parent Family Payment in July 2015
Transitions into and out of Household Joblessness, 2004 to 2014
Treatment Benefit
Treatment Benefit
Treatment Benefit - SW24
Trends in Economic Stress and the Great Recession in Ireland
Tús – Community work placement initiative
Types of Welfare Fraud


UN Day Funding Initiative
Understanding Childhood Deprivation
Urgent Needs Payments
Useful Links


Value for Money Reviews
Voluntary Contributions - SW8
Voluntary Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI) Contributions
Volunteer Development Worker Scheme


Wage Subsidy Scheme
Water Conservation Grant
Water Conservation Grant - Frequently Asked Questions
Web Accessibility Statement
What is poverty and social exclusion?
What the Ready Reckoner will and will not do
Widowed or Surviving Civil Partner Grant
Widowed or Surviving Civil Partner Grant
Widow's, Widower's or Surviving Civil Partner's (Contributory) Pension
Widow's, Widower's or Surviving Civil Partner's Contributory Pension
Widow's, Widower's or Surviving Civil Partner's Non-Contributory Pension
Work Placement Programme
Work Supports for People with a Disability
Working with your spouse or civil partner: how it affects your social welfare contributions and entitlements
Workplace Supports
WorkPlace Supports Redirect


Young Social Innovators Annual Showcase
Your first EURES job
Your first EURES job redirect1
Your first EURES job redirect2
Your Pathway to Work
Your Pathway to Work
Youth Guarantee Agencies
Youth Guarantee Publications & Reports
Youth Guarantee Redirect
Last modified:10/01/2013