For more information about Child Benefit, contact your local Social Welfare Office or:
Child Benefit Section
Social Welfare Services
St Oliver Plunkett Road
LoCall: 1890 400 400 (from the Republic of Ireland only) or +353 74 91 64496 (from Northern Ireland or overseas).
For information booklets, application forms and more information on social welfare services:
The rates charged for using 1890 (LoCall) numbers may vary among different service providers.
To request forms, text the form code followed by your name and address to 51909 (from the Republic of Ireland only). Standard text rates apply
For example, if you wanted to request the Bereavement Grant form, text FORM BG MARY MURPHY 1 NEW STREET, OLD TOWN, CO. DONEGAL.
Form codes for Social Welfare Schemes
|Social welfare payment or scheme
|Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance
|Child Benefit (Form CB1)
|Domiciliary Care Allowance
|Family Income Supplement
|Living Alone Increase
|One Parent Family Payment
|Respite Care Grant
|State Pension (Non-Contributory)
|State Pension (Transition/Contributory)
|Widow(er)'s/Surviving Civil Partner's Contributory Pension
|Widow(er)'s/Surviving Civil Partner's Non-Contributory Pension