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Wards of Court Procedure in Ireland

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Where a person becomes unable to manage his or her affairs because of mental incapacity an application can be made to the Court to have this person made a Ward of Court.   The Court must decide whether the person is capable of managing his or her own property on his and her own behalf.   If […]

Entitlement to Invalidity Pension

There are delays with appeals of invalidity pension claims

Invalidity pension is a payment from the Department of Social Protection to people who are permanently incapable of work because of long term illness or incapacity, those people must be covered by PRSI. Top get invalidity pension a person must have:- Fve years PRSI contributions since entering social insurance; Forty eight contributions paid or credited […]