Who can Request the adoption allowance?

Beneficiaries of the pension system covered by the following schemes:

  • Dependent employees
  • Self-employed
  • Voluntary social insurance:
  • Mariners and national watchmen who exercise a professional activity on ships of foreign companies
  • National mariners who exercise an activity on board of ships of common fishing companies
  • Crewmen who exercise an activity on ships registered on the International Ships Registry of Madeira (MAR)
  • Scientific research grantees.
  • Beneficiaries on a pre-retirement situation, integrated on any of the above-mentioned schemes
  • Beneficiaries who receive an unemployment benefit or a social unemployment benefit.
  • Beneficiaries receiving an invalidity, old age or survivor’s pension, who are working and with a pay statement at social security.