A person may be exempted from paying Class 2 Social Security Contributions (Contributions paid by self-occupied persons) due to a low income or earnings. No credits will be awarded for exemption period. 

What you'll get

A person will be exempted from paying Class 2 Contributions.


General eligibility criteria:
  • A self-occupied person whose earnings do not exceed nine-hundred and ten (€910) euro per calendar year.

How to apply

General documentation:

Employment Details:
  • VAT Number.
  • Profit and Loss Account showing income/profit/loss of preceeding calendar year for the exemption period that you are applying for.

How to apply
Fill in and submit the application online.