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...
We look after you in these trying times, too, in the wake of the coronavirus.We have gathered on this site information related to your rights during this period, as well as updates on different matters.
The self-employed registered with the National Insurance who spent time in quarantine, may be entitled to quarantine benefits from the National Insurance.Compensation is paid retroactively for quarantine periods between 1.7.2021 and 31.7.2022,
which will only be granted for quarantine days reported to the Ministry of Health in real time.Important information! A self-employed worker who doesn't meet the criteria, but is registered with National Insurance as self-employed, is entitled to quarantine benefits.
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Did you return to work? If so, it is important to inform us!
The National Insurance takes care of expecting women and will pay maternity allowance and a grant to jobless women who did not return to work yet and who are expected to give birth in the course of 2021. The maternity allowance and the grant will be paid automatically on your bank account without any need to submit a claim.
If you are a discharged soldier or have ended a 24-month national-civil service, please note that as a result of a modification of the law and due to the corona crisis, the conditions of entitlement for a preferred job grant were modified.
Recipients of allowances abroad who have been asked to provide us with a life certificate can obtain it from the institutions listed below.
Please note, the insured aged 85 and above must send us an original life certificate only by mail (and not through the document sending service on the website)
We have gathered here for you the frequently asked questions about various benefits related to Corona