COVID-19 Illness Benefit

Department of Employment and Social Protection

Supports available to people who are temporarily laid off or who may be on COVID-19 related sick leave etc. are outlined at the Department of Employment and Social Protection's website.

For details on Illness Benefit for COVID-19 absences including defining what ‘illness benefit’ is, how to qualify, rates of payment and how to apply visit https://www.gov.ie/en/service/df55ae-how-to-apply-for-illness-benefit-for-covid-19-absences/

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