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...
Following the coronavirus crisis and to bring you some relief during this period, the National Insurance Institute will pay a grant to each citizen.
We are preparing for the automatic payment of the grant directly to your bank account.
Parents of children up to age 18 will receive a grant for each child for whom a child allowance is paid, in the following amounts:
Those who don't have any bank account registered in our records, need to
update a bank account on the website.
For inquiries regarding income determination, please contact the Tax Authority by sending an online inquiry on
the Tax Authority's website or through a representative.
Anyone who receives one of the benefits listed below, will be entitled to an additional grant of NIS 750, in other words receive an
increased grant of NIS 1,500.
The concerned benefits are: general disability / income support / alimony / long-term care or attendance beyond retirement age / old age and survivors with income supplement or increment for disability / disabled victims of hostile actions, disabled IDF casualties and prisoners of Zion, subject to income tests / disability and attendance for new immigrants / Disability pension for victims of Nazi's persecution and war against Nazis, and their widows, from the Ministry of Finance, subject to income tests / benefits to new immigrant and returning resident in need, from the Ministry of Absorption.
Will receive the grant at the Post Bank upon presentation of
a card issued by the National Insurance Institute upon receipt of the
Those who do not have a card (card lost or did not arrive)
or whose passport number has changed and does not match the one appearing on
the card –must submit a new card application to us by email at email@example.com
or by fax at 02-6709633. Inquiries on other matters
will not be handled.
Please specify the following details: