Payment of the grant to disability pension recipients in June 2021


תאריך פרסום: 20.06.2021

We are pleased to announce that the second installment of the grant to disability benefits recipients will be paid on 28.6.21.

The grant will be paid automatically to the beneficiaries of following benefits:

  • General disability pension
  • Attendance allowance
  • Disabled child allowance
  • Old-age pension with increment for general disability pension

Please note that recipients of a work disability pension are not eligible for the grant.

Important information!

  1. A person receiving more than one benefit - will receive several grans, according to the number of received benefits.
    Example: those receiving a disability pension and an attendance allowance or those receiving an old-age pension with increment for general disability pension and an attendance allowance - receive two grants, one for each benefit.
  2. An institutionalized disabled person, in an institution receiving a benefit on his behalf - will not receive a grant for the months spent in the institution.

Grant amount

The amount of the grant is calculated according to the number of disability benefits you were paid for the months of April to June 2021, and the degree of disability you were granted.
In other words, each month where you received a disability benefit entitles you to a grant for that same month, according to the benefit you were paid.

Grant for general disability pension recipients

The amount of the grant for general disability pension recipients is determined according to the degree of incapacity you were granted:

Degree of disability (incapacity)
Grant amount per month​
Grant amount paid on 28.6.21 (for 3 months)
100%
190 NIS
​570 NIS
74%
141 NIS
​423 NIS
​65%
​124 NIS
​372 NIS
​60%
114 NIS​342 NIS


Grant to recipients of an old-age pension with increment for general disability pension

Recipients of an old-age pension with increment for general disability pension - will receive the same grant as general disability pension recipients (see table in above paragraph).
Grant amount is calculated according to: the number of increments for disability pension you have received in the months of April to June 2021 (each month you received an old-age pension with increment for general disability pension entitles you to a grant for the same month) and the degree of disability (incapacity) you were granted upon obtaining the general disability pension.
Please note that the recipient of an old-age pension without increment for general disability pension - is not eligible for a grant.

Grant for attendance allowance recipients

The amount of the grant for attendance allowance recipients is determined according to the rate of the allowance:

Allowance rate
Grant amount per month
Grant amount paid on 28.6.21 (for 3 months)
50%
100 NIS
​300 NIS
112%
200​ NIS
​600 NIS
​188%
​300 NIS
​900 NIS


  • The recipient of a general disability pension and attendance allowance - will receive two grants, one for each allowance.
  • Persons on respirators receiving an increment to attendance allowance - will receive an additional grant of NIS 5,341 for each month they received the increment.
    Example: those who were paid an increment for persons on respirator for the months of April to June 2021, will receive in June a grant amounting to NIS 16,023.

Grant for disabled child allowance recipients

The amount of the grant for disabled child allowance recipients is determined according to the allowance rate and their score on the dependency examination:

Allowance rate
Grant amount per month
 
Grant amount paid on 28.6.21 (for 3 months)
50%*
83 NIS
​249 NIS
100%*
83 NIS
249 NIS
​188%
490 NIS
​1,470 NIS


Those receiving an 50% or 100%* allowance and scored at least 8 point on their dependency examination - will receive a grant of NIS 490 per month, like recipients of an allowance at 188%.

Persons on respirator receiving an increment to the disabled child allowance - will receive an additional grant of NIS 5,341 for each month they received an increment.
Example: those who were paid an increment for persons on respirator for the months of April to June 2021, will receive in June a grant of NIS 16,023.

Frequent questions

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