Pensions continue to be paid in Ukraine
Depending on the type of payments, citizens need to apply either to the Pension Fund of Ukraine or to the social protection authorities.
The government has provided for a special procedure for providing payments to citizens who have changed their place of residence in connection with military operations on the territory of Ukraine. About this on Monday, February 28, reported press service of the Cabinet.
“The Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine notes that for people who during the period of hostilities changed their place of residence on the territory of Ukraine and received social payments through JSC Ukrposhta, the government provided for a special procedure for continuing these payments at a new place of residence,” the message says.
So, at a new place of stay, citizens need to contact and inform about the change of place of residence in person or by phone to the bodies of the Pension Fund of Ukraine – pensioners or to the bodies of social protection of the population – recipients of cash benefits.
In addition, pensioners can apply through their personal eCabinet on the web portal of electronic services of the Pension Fund of Ukraine.
“The payment of pensions and financial assistance to such people will be carried out through the branch of JSC Oschadbank as a money transfer without opening an account. To receive funds at the branch, a person must present a passport and a certificate of assignment of the RNOKPP (individual tax number),” the department added.
Recall, on February 26, the Cabinet of Ministers at an extraordinary meeting adopted a resolution on the features of the payment and delivery of pensions, cash benefits for the period of martial law.