DEASP Income Support Helpline for COVID-19:

This helpline provides information on available income supports for people impacted by COVID-19. Our information team can advise on the most suitable income supports for your circumstances and provide information on how to make an application.

Phone: 1890 800 024

Note: The rates charged for using 1890 (Lo-call) numbers may vary among service providers.

Latest updates on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) from DEASP

Latest updates of the broad range of Government advice and support related COVID-19  (Coronavirus)


For all Illness Benefit Queries

Telephone: (01) 704 3300  



Having trouble accessing the online services on MyWelfare?


Phone: 076 628 5191*

(Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm)

* The rates charged may vary among service providers. These rates can be considerably higher from mobile phones.


To contact a Local Office:

If you need to contact your local Intreo Office with regard to your claim then please see here for a list of phone numbers and e-mail addresses


Other DEASP Schemes and Services:

Contact details for other Social Welfare Schemes and Services can be found here

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Go here to find further information on MyGovID