Low-income pensioners to receive Easter allowance

March 27, 2019 at 2:32pm
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Cabinet on Wednesday decided to grant an Easter allowance for low-income pensioners.

The allowance is given to individuals whose annual income is less than €6,500, or to couples whose combined income is below €11,000.

The allowance starts at €190 for a single person and is adjusted accordingly depending on the size of the household. A couple will receive €380.