If you are applying for Rent Supplement and your area is not covered by one of the central Rent Units listed below you should contact the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection's representative (formerly known as the Community Welfare Officer) at your local office. [link later]
If you live in one of the areas listed below you can get a rent pack from your local office. This pack contains detailed information (including a list of documentation you will need) and all the relevant application forms. You should read the information in the pack carefully. If you are satisfied that you have all the necessary documents ready you can forward your application to the relevant Rent Unit. The processing of your application may be delayed if you do not supply all the information requested in the pack. The Unit will contact you if they need any further information. If they do not need any more information they will tell you when your application will be processed.
Rent Supplement Unit, Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection,Intreo Centre, Thomas Ashe Street, Cavan Town, Co Cavan, H12 T1X3
County Cavan (County Cavan with exception of Blacklion)