Rent Supplement

What is Rent Supplement and who qualifies for it?

Rent Supplement is a payment made to people whose main source of income is social welfare and they cannot afford to pay the cost of private rented accommodation from their own resources. The amount of the payment depends on a number of factors including:

  • What County you live in
  • Family Circumstance, for example do you have dependent children

For further details contact your local social welfare office