What is a PRSI refund?
Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI) refunds can be applied for where the wrong PRSI rate has been paid from your wages or income. Applications can be made for the last 4 complete tax years.
If you experience any issues in completing this application please contact PRSIrefunds@welfare.ie
Please note that due to the COVID-19 outbreak there may be a delay in dealing with your PRSI Refund Application.
All refunds will be dealt as quickly as possible
Who can apply for a PRSI refund?
You may be entitled to a PRSI refund if
- You are over 66 and have paid PRSI on your wages.
- You paid PRSI on your wages while under 16.
- PRSI was deducted from your full wages while on Maternity or Paternity leave or Illness Benefit.
- For further qualifying conditions visit www.gov.ie
What information you may need to apply?
Why you think you qualify?
You will be asked for the reason you believe that you qualify for a PRSI refund.
You will be asked to confirm your employment details for the years you want to have reviewed.
Your bank account details.