Qualification Allowances

Closure of Scheme of Allowances for Qualifications

Circular 0008/2013 was published on foot of the outcome of a public service wide review of allowances by the Government. Sanction to pay certain allowances to new beneficiaries has been withdrawn with effect from 1 February 2012.

The closing date of 30th April 2013 has been withdrawn and the revised closing date of 31st October 2018 applies as outlined in Circular 0083/2017 - Revision of Teachers Salaries with effect from 01 January 2018


Please see Circular 0008/2013 to determine if you are eligible for a qualification allowance.

If you meet the criteria of Circular 0008/2013 please complete the Application Form and return as soon as possible with all relevant documentation attached.