TN 1 (01-03)

GN 01735.010 Overview of the Irish Social Security System

The Irish Social Security system provides a wide range of benefits including retirement, survivors and disability benefits. To qualify for Irish benefits, a worker must meet minimum length-of-work or recency-of-work requirements that vary depending upon the type of benefit. Benefit amounts are based on the length of time the worker contributed to the Irish system.


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GN 01735.010 - Overview of the Irish Social Security System - 01/23/2003
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:01/23/2003