How does the Pension Recalculation work?
Pension Recalculation is for pensions awarded after the 1st of September 2012. If you were awarded a pension after this date you may be entitled to a higher rate of pay. You may also benefit from new home caring Periods if you were out of work to provide care for someone in the past or stayed at home to mind children.
Who qualifies to get a Pension Recalculation?
You can get a pension recalculation if:
- You are 66 years of age or older
- You have been awarded a State Contributory Pension
- You are not already on the maximum pension rate which is €243.30 per week
- You were born after 01 September 1946
What will you be asked about?
You may be asked for information about: