The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
If you decide to appeal a decision of the National Insurance Institute to the Labor Court, you may request legal assistance free of charge from one of the Legal Aid Bureaus of the Ministry of Justice – closest to your place of residence.
The legal aid includes:
Legal aid call center *6405
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 8:30 and 12:30
Tuesday between 15:00 and 17:00
Wednesday bureaus are not open to the public
More information is available on the internet site of the Legal Aid of the Ministry of Justice.
In order to receive this legal aid, you should fill out a Request Form for legal aid and submit it to the legal aid bureau closest to your place of residence.
The legal aid bureau will examine your request and decide on provision of the aid, and its scope.