Death of a pensioner
If you die while in receipt of State Pension (Non
Contributory) which includes an Increase for a Qualified
Adult (IQA) your spouse will receive payment of your
pension including IQA for the entire six week period
following the death.
Death of your spouse, civil partner or cohabitant
If your spouse, civil partner or cohabitant dies, payment for them will continue for 6 weeks if your payment included an increase for them.
Death of a qualified child
Payment for a qualified child will continue for 6 weeks after their death.
For more information, log on to 'www.welfare.ie'.