Supplementary Pensions


This page is for teachers in primary, secondary, community and comprehensive schools.

Supplementary Pension is payable in certain circumstances to persons who paid Class A PRSI during the course of their employment.

How to Apply

Please read the Explanatory Note before you apply for Supplementary Pension.
If, having read this note, you consider that you have an entitlement to Supplementary Pension, please fill in:

  • Application for Supplementary Pension - Form Supp 1
  • Appropriate form for completion by Department Social Protection 
    - Persons retiring on medical grounds - Form Supp 3
    - Persons under age 65 - Form Supp 4
  • - Persons over age 65 - Form Supp 5

and return the completed forms to:

Pension Unit,
Department of Education and Skills,
County Westmeath,
N37 X659