The Department of Employment Affairs and 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:
You can also:
This online channel enables the department to quickly process applications, while being convenient, safe and easy for individuals to use.