The National Insurance Office has advised that NIS pension cheques, which have cashing dates of April 9 and 27, may be cashed at Post Offices on Wednesday, April 8, and Thursday, April 9, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Those NIS pensioners with surnames beginning with the letters A to H may cash their cheques on Wednesday, April 8, while those with surnames beginning with the letters I to Z may cash theirs on Thursday, April 9. Post Offices will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on those days.
Cheque cashing services will also be available for those who usually cash their cheques at the NIS Office from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
In keeping with the COVID-19 physical distancing protocols, the National Insurance Office is appealing to persons to queue in an orderly manner both outside and inside the Post Office or NIS Office; to keep the safe distance of six feet behind the person in front of them, and not to block doorways.
The National Insurance Office thanks members of the public for their cooperation.