Evidence was to be provided for your COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment by Tuesday 27 July 2021
Why did you need to complete this process
This is a standard review to confirm you are still qualified for this payment. Reviews are carried out on all social welfare schemes.
If you were not asked by the department to provide evidence of your continued eligibility, you may be asked to do so at a later stage.
If you did not receive a request but still completed this process - this will not affect your payment.
The Department of Social Protection wishes to make it absolutely clear that it is not requesting bank account or other financial institution account details
as part of this process.
Alert on scam phone calls and messages
We are aware of fraudulent phone calls and text messages, claiming to be from the department, seeking personal information, for example PPS Number / bank account details.
DSP staff never ask for such details by phone or text. Read more.
What will happen to your current payment
If you are still eligible for this payment, then you will continue to receive your payment as normal. Once you complete this form there is nothing further you need to do, unless asked otherwise by an officer.