Rates of Payment 2017

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What's in this booklet

This booklet gives the rates of payment from the Department of Social Protection.
It also contains the percentage rates of Pay-Related Social Insurance (PRSI)
contributions for employees, employers and for self-employed people.

Tugann an leabhrán seo liosta dos na rátaí íocaíochtaí a chuireann an Roinn Coimirce Sóisialaí ar fáil. Chomh maith leis sin taispeánann sé na rátaí Árachais Sóisialaigh Pá-Choibhneasa (ÁSPC) a bhaineann le fostaithe, fostóirí agus daoine atá féin-fhostaithe.

For information booklets, application forms and more information on social welfare services:

  • Log on to www.welfare.ie.
  • Call 071 91 93313
    LoCall Information Line at 1890 66 22 44. If you are calling from outside the Republic of Ireland, please call + 353 71 91 93302.
  • Drop in to your local Intreo Centre, Social Welfare Office or Citizens Information Centre.
Rates of weekly payments: Paid:
From the Department from 1 Jan 2017
PRSI Contributions from 1 Jan 2017 to 31 Dec 2017

Please note that the tables contained in this booklet for some of the means-tested payments are not exhaustive and the relevant rate should be checked with the section of the Department dealing with that payment.

The information in this booklet is correct at the time of going to publication.

The rates charged for using 1890 (LoCall) numbers may vary among different service providers.

    Last modified:29/12/2016

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