Social welfare arrangements for June holiday weekend

All of the Department of Social Protection’s Offices will be closed on Monday 4 June 2012. Offices will reopen on Tuesday 5 June 2012.

Note: All Post Offices will also be closed on Bank Holiday Monday, 4 June 2012.

Signing Arrangements

People getting jobseeker’s payments who are due to sign at their Local Social Welfare Office on Monday 4 June 2012 will not have to do so. Normal signing arrangements apply for the rest of the week.

Payment Arrangements

EIT – Payment via the Post Office

Payments due on Monday, 4 June 2012 may be collected from Saturday 2 June 2012 (please note that your Post Office may close at lunch-time on Saturday 2 June and not reopen until Tuesday 5 June 2012).

EFT – Payment directly to an account in a financial institution

Payments due on Monday 4 June 2012 will be paid on Friday 1 June 2012.