Dominica was severely impacted by category 5 Hurricane Maria on September 18, 2017.Assessment of the country’s infrastructure, including roads, bridges and sites and attractions continues.is a lump sum provided to assist with the burial expenses of an Insured Person, his or her spouse, and/or their dependent children.The Grant is payable to the person(s) who has met, or is liable to meet the burial expenses.
Kenneth DARROUX Minister for Information, Science, Telecommunication and Technology: The Honourable Kelver DARROUX Minister for Kalinago Affairs: The Honourable Cassius DARROUX Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Environment: The Honourable Ivor STEPHENSON Minister for Tourism and Urban Renewal: Senator, The Honourable George TONGE Minister for Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs: Senator, The Honourable Francine BARON Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister (Project Planning and Implementation): Senator, The Honourable Miriam BLANCHARD Attorney General : The Honourable Peter LEVI Speaker of the House of Assembly (Parliament): The Honourable Alix BOYD-KNIGHTS Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the Organization of American States and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United States: H.
All persons in receipt of Age benefit are required to complete a Certificate of Life form every year as proof that he is alive, and in receipt of his pension.
All Claims for Age benefit must be submitted to the DSS within 3 months from the date on which the Claimant became entitled to it.
is a lump sum amount payable to the Insured Person who has attained the Retirement Age, but who has only paid 50 to 499 Credits. Note that there are 8 blocks of 50 contributions in a total of 400 contributions.
The Age Grant payable is equivalent to three times the Average Weekly Insurable Earnings for each 50 contributions paid by, or credited to him, and is represented by the following formula: For example, if his average weekly Insurable earnings were, say, 0.00, and he had paid a total of 400 contributions, he will receive an Age Grant of ,400.00. is payable to a person who is medically certified to be suffering from a physical or mental disability which is likely to remain permanent and which prevents him from working.