Overview

An Orphan’s Allowance may be awarded to a person who is entrusted with the care of a child, if both parents of the child are deceased.

What you'll get

Payment of an Orphan’s Allowance is issued every 4 weeks in advance.

This allowance is paid until the child reaches 16 years of age.

For the Schedule of Benefit Rates, please click here .

Eligibility

• A person who is entrusted with the care of a child, if both parents of the child are deceased.

• One of the parents was registered under the Social Security Act (Cap. 318).

• One of the parents was a citizen of Malta at the time of his death.

How to apply

Fill in the online form and submit.
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