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What to do if you are receiving your social welfare payment into the Post Office

Published: 24 March 2020
From: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

New collection arrangements

The department has arranged that all post office payments will be held in your post office for 90 days.

If you receive your Social Welfare Payment into Post office account and cannot collect your payment during pandemic you can appoint an agent.

You can also get a social welfare payment into your bank.