A Supplementary Allowance may be awarded to a person having a low income and is currently not in receipt of a Children’s Allowance. This allowance is intended to help a person bridge his income requirements.

What you'll get

The payments for this allowance are issued every 13 weeks in advance.

Please click herefor a Schedule of Benefits Rates.

of Benefits Rates.


  • A single person who is not a head of household and is living with his parents whilst being in gainful employment
  • The total reckonable income shall not exceed €9,961
  • The income ceiling is based on income and emoluments for Year of Assessment 2019; Foreign Pension Income for Year of Assessment 2020 and Local Pension Income for Current Year 2021

How to apply

Documentation required

General documentation:

  • Copy of ID Card from both sides
  • Declaration stating clearly with whom applicant is living
  • FS3 of the relevant year

Fill in and submit the application online.