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.
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.
In order to relieve employers and help them financially during the novel coronavirus crisis, the National Insurance will pay a quarantine benefit to employers who paid sick days to their employees placed in quarantine.
Anyone who contracted Covid-19 as a result of exposure to an infected person at the workplace will be recognized as a work-injury victim.
Anyone who has been in quatanting - may not be recognized as a work-injury victim.
New work injury claims will automatically be approved for a minimum period of 30 days (even if the initial medical certificate is for a shorter period), unless there is information about a return date to work earlier.
Please submit to us a claim for work-injury allowance (the form should be filled out as an "injury at work" and not as an occupational disease).
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
To consult the FAQ