Department of Social Protection
Published on 13 June 2020
Last updated on 11 May 2021
The Department of Social Protection’s online portal www.mywelfare.ie
is by far the easiest and quickest way for all customers to apply.
All you need is an email address, PPSN and bank account details to use these services. You will have to set up a basic MyGovID account
but it is a simple and straight forward process.
You can now apply for:
Verify your account to avail of the benefits of MyWelfare
You can also:
This online channel enables the department to quickly process applications, while being convenient, safe and easy for individuals to use.
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