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...
A childThe son or daughter of an insured person (including foster child, adopted child and grandchild supported entirely by the insured person, except for a married child) who meets one of the following conditions: *up to age 18; *if completing his studies at a post-elementary educational institution or studying in a framework to complete matriculation exams, or having a learning disability and studying in a framework recognized by the NII– up to age 20; *if in a pre-army IDF framework – up to age 20;* if a volunteer in a framework of public service for up to 12 months and his army service is deferred due to this volunteering – up to age 21; *if serving compulsory service in the IDF – up to age 24; *if serving in the voluntary National Service – up to age 24;*if studying in an "atuda" framework and deferring army service due to studies – up to age 24. whose parent died due a work accidentan accident that occurred during and as a result of work, including accident on the way to and from work, and accident that occurred under circumstances specified by Law or an occupational diseasea disease included in the List of Occupational Diseases specified by Law, with which the insured person became ill due to his/her work, is entitled to receive a "dependents" pension from the NII, as well as a maintenance allowance and a Bar Mitzvah grant.
Widow and widow with children – they will receive a dependents' pension for themselves and a supplement for the children.
Pension rates paid to widow with children is calculated as a percentage of a full work disability pension.
A full disability pension is calculated based on 75% of the incomes earned by the deceased over his the last three months of work before the day he left due to the injury.
Maximum work disability pension – NIS 34,234 (as of Jan 01, 2022).
Rates of allowance for widow/er with children
An allowance is paid for and directly to the children in following cases:
Allowance rates for a child who is himself the allowance recipient are as below: