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41 2004

Social Welfare Act 2004

SCHEDULE A

Section 2. .

“PART I

Rates of Periodical Benefits and Increases Thereof

Description of benefit

Weekly rate

Increase for qualified adult (where payable)

Increase for each qualified child (where payable)

Increase for prescribed relative under section 167 (where payable)

Increase where the person is living alone (where payable)

Increase where the person has attained the age of 80 years (where payable)

Increase where the person is ordinarily resident on an island off the coast of Ireland (where payable)

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

 

1.  Disability Benefit, Unemployment Benefit, Injury Benefit and Health and Safety Benefit

148.80

98.70

16.80

2.  Death Benefit:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(a) pension payable to a widow or widower (section 60)

177.60

21.60

103.10

7.70

2.00

12.70

additional increase for a widow or widower (under section 60) who has attained pensionable age

6.10

(b) pension payable to a parent:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(i) reduced rate

85.90

103.10

7.70

(ii) maximum rate

177.60

103.10

7.70

(c) pension payable to an orphan

124.30

3.  Old Age (Contributory) Pension and Retirement Pension:

179.30

119.50

19.30

103.10

7.70

6.40

12.70

additional increase for a qualified adult who has attained pensionable age

19.00

4.  Invalidity Pension:

154.30

110.10

19.30

103.10

7.70

6.40

12.70

additional increase for a beneficiary who has attained the age of 65 years

25.00

additional increase where qualified adult has attained pensionable age

28.40

 

5.  Widow's and Widower's (Contributory) Pension and a relevant payment by virtue of section 18(1)(a) of the Social Welfare Act 1996 :

154.30

21.60

103.10

7.70

6.40

12.70

additional increase for a beneficiary who has attained pensionable age

25.00

6.  Orphan's (Contributory) Allowance

121.00

7.  Carer's Benefit:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(a) in the case of a person to whom section 82D(1)(b) applies

163.70

16.80

(b) in the case of a person to whom section 82D(1)(a) applies

245.60

16.80

PART II

Occupational Injuries Benefits — Gratuities and Grant

Description of Grant

Amount

(1)

(2)

 

1.  Disablement Benefit: Maximum gratuity

12,590

2.  Death Benefit

635

PART III

Disablement Pension

Degree of disablement

Weekly rate

(1)

(2)

 

100 per cent

179.90

90 per cent

161.90

80 per cent

143.90

70 per cent

125.90

60 per cent

107.90

50 per cent

90.00

40 per cent

72.00

30 per cent

54.00

20 per cent

36.00

PART IV

Increases of Disablement Pension

Description of Increase

Weekly Rate

Increase where the person is living alone

Increase where the person is ordinarily resident on an island off the coast of Ireland where payable)

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

 

1.  Increase where the person is permanently incapable of work

148.80

7.70

12.70

2.  Increase where the person requires constant attendance

163.70

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