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...
The increment is paid for children who meet one of the following conditions:
The amount of the increment for children is in accordance with the incapacity degree that was determined for you:
The increment for children is paid for the first two children in the family only.
The increment to the pension is paid for spouses who meet the following two conditions:
The amount of the increment for the spouse is in accordance with the incapacity degree that was determined for you:
If you have an incapacity degree of 74%, 65% or 60% and you earn more than NIS 2,216 a month, you will be entitled to the full increment for your spouse and/or children.
If you go out to work, your overall income from work and from pension will always be higher than the mere amount of the pension.
If you have incomes not from work (such as retirement pension, rent, scholarship, other benefits from the NII or other entities, return on investments) and are entitled to an increment for a spouse and/or children – all sums of income not from work will be deducted from the increment to which you are entitled.
In any event, the pension paid after the deduction will amount to a full monthly pension at least - NIS 3,321 .
Please note, alimony payments paid by the father for his children are not deducted from the increment for children on the mother's disability pension. However, alimony paid for the mother are regarded as part of her income not from work, and as such are deducted from the increment for children.
as of Jan 01, 2021